Dingcheng District

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Dingcheng
鼎城区
District
Dingcheng is located in Hunan
Dingcheng
Dingcheng
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 29°00′13″N 111°41′34″E / 29.0035°N 111.6928°E / 29.0035; 111.6928Coordinates: 29°00′13″N 111°41′34″E / 29.0035°N 111.6928°E / 29.0035; 111.6928[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Changde
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Dingcheng District (simplified Chinese: 鼎城区; traditional Chinese: 鼎城區; pinyin: Dǐngchéng Qū) is one of two urban districts in Changde City, Hunan Province, China; it is also the 2nd most populous district (after Heshan District) in Hunan. The district is bordered to the north by Anxiang County, Jinshi City and Linli County, to the west by Taoyuan County, to the north by Anhua and Taojiang Counties, to the east by Hanshou County, Wuling District is in the central west of Dingcheng District.[2] Dingcheng is the largest district by population or by area in Hunan, it has an area of 2,322.5 kilometres (1,443.1 mi) with 764,700 of registered population (as of 2015).[3] It is divided into 4 subdistricts, 19 towns and 1 township, its government seat is Hongyun Subdistrict (红云街道).[4]

Administrative Divisions[edit]

According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Dingcheng District on November 23, 2015, Dingcheng District has 4 subdistricts,19 towns and 1 township under its jurisdiction.[4] they are:

4 Subdistricts
19 Towns
1 Township

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Wulingzhen" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ Adjacent counties and cities: according to changde.jiwu: 鼎城区乡镇区划调整方案确定
  3. ^ population in 2015, according to dingcheng.gov: 常德市鼎城区关于2015年国民经济和社会发展的统计公报
  4. ^ a b The township-level administrative divisions of Dingcheng District: according to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Dingcheng District on November 23, 2015: rednet.cn (湘民行发〔2015〕62号): 湖南省民政厅关于同意常德市鼎城区乡镇区划调整方案的批复 (November 23, 2015), also see people.com: 湖南省乡镇区划调整改革109个县市区批复方案 (2015-12-08) or xinhuanet.com: 湖南省乡镇区划调整改革109个县市区批复方案 (2015-12-08)

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