Xingzhong Road (兴中道) in East District, Zhongshan
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
Dong District (Chinese: 东区; pinyin: Dōng Qū; Jyutping: dung1 keoi1), also known as Dongqu District, East District, or Eastern District, is an urban district of Zhongshan City, Guangdong, China, which was established in 1987. It is the location of the Zhongshan Municipal Government, and is the political, economic, and cultural centre the city, and is renowned for being the (ancestral) hometown of 32,000 overseas Chinese. It covers 71.4 square kilometres (27.6 sq mi) and permanent population of 120,000. Officially, it is a subdistrict (东区街道).