Futian District

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Futian
福田区
District
Huaqiang Electronic World
Huaqiang Electronic World
Location within Shenzhen City
Location within Shenzhen City
Futian is located in Guangdong
Futian
Futian
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 22°31′21″N 114°03′21″E / 22.52250°N 114.05583°E / 22.52250; 114.05583Coordinates: 22°31′21″N 114°03′21″E / 22.52250°N 114.05583°E / 22.52250; 114.05583
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Sub-provincial city Shenzhen
Area
 • Total 79 km2 (31 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,182,200
 • Density 15,000/km2 (39,000/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Area code(s) 0755
Website http://www.szft.gov.cn
China Merchants Bank Tower, on Shennan Ave., near the Che Gong Miao metro Station

Futian District (simplified Chinese: 福田区; traditional Chinese: 福田區; pinyin: Fútián Qū; Jyutping: fuk1tin4 keoi1) is one of six districts of the city of Shenzhen, People's Republic of China. It is home to many high-rises, with some of the most important buildings in Shenzhen, such as the SEG Tower, China Merchants Bank, Shenzhen Library and Concert Hall, Shenzhen Development Bank and the Shenzhen City Hall.

Futian has a population of about 885,000 as of 2002. It is mostly a residential district in Shenzhen; it is known as "The hub of living in Shenzhen".

Economy[edit]

The hotel chain company Vienna Hotels formerly had its headquarters in Lüjing Garden, Futian District.[1]

Subdistricts[edit]

Name Chinese (S) Hanyu Pinyin Population (2010)[2]
Shatou Subdistrict 沙头街道 Shātóu Jiēdào 226,061
Nanyuan Subdistrict 南园街道 Nányuán Jiēdào 108,398
Yuanling Subdistrict 园岭街道 Yuánlǐng Jiēdào 88,261
Huafu Subdistrict 华富街道 Huáfù Jiēdào 70,834
Futian Subdistrict 福田街道 Fútián Jiēdào 234,861
Xiangmihu Subdistrict 香蜜湖街道 Xiāngmìhú Jiēdào 89,471
Lianhua Subdistrict 莲花街道 Liánhuā Jiēdào 168,392
Meilin Subdistrict 梅林街道 Méilín Jiēdào 168,506
Huaqiangbei Subdistrict 华强北街道 Huáqiángběi Jiēdào 54,067
Fubao Subdistrict 福保街道 Fúbǎo Jiēdào 106,811

Shenzhen Metro[edit]

Line 1[edit]

Line 4[edit]

Central Walk Shopping Mall (深圳市中心城)

The mall is conviently located right at the Convention and Exhibition Center Metro station (huizhanzhongxin) in Futaian and features three levels of shopping, entertainment and dining. The levels are L1: cosmetics, shoes, handbag, boutique accessories, ladies clothing, gentleman suits, business casual, fine jewelry and watches, fashion accessories, business supplies.

Coco Park 购物公园

Coco Park features much more than a shopping mall, the area also features a popular bar street, large open public spaces and restaurants. At this modern development you can find many al-fresco cafes and both Asian and Western cuisines. Shopping at the mall you can find mostly fashion for men and women.

Huaqiangbei – Electronics, Gadgets, Fashion and More

As one of the top shopping destinations in Shenzhen, Huaqiangbei Commercial Street is renowned for its electronics markets, but it also has plenty to offer those looking for men's and women's fashion.

Fu ming Foreign Trade Clothes Market at HuaqiangBei

Located directly behind Women's World on Huaqiangbei Lu is the Fu Ming Foreign Trade Clothes Market. Here you can find women's and men's clothes, shoes, bags and leather goods. Theres four floors of independent retailers all keen to haggle a deal. You may have some luck finding larger sizes here, but that may depend on the day.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "联系方式." Vienna Hotels. Retrieved on October 24, 2012. "总 部 总部地址:深圳市福田区福强路绿景花园首层"
  2. ^ shi, Guo wu yuan ren kou pu cha ban gong; council, Guo jia tong ji ju ren kou he jiu ye tong ji si bian = Tabulation on the 2010 population census of the people's republic of China by township / compiled by Population census office under the state; population, Department of; statistics, employment statistics national bureau of (2012). Zhongguo 2010 nian ren kou pu cha fen xiang, zhen, jie dao zi liao (Di 1 ban. ed.). Beijing Shi: Zhongguo tong ji chu ban she. ISBN 978-7-5037-6660-2.