Gaizhou

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Gaizhou

盖州市
Location in Yingkou
Location in Yingkou
Gaizhou is located in Liaoning
Gaizhou
Gaizhou
Location in Liaoning
Coordinates: 40°24′N 122°21′E / 40.400°N 122.350°E / 40.400; 122.350
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceLiaoning
Prefecture-level cityYingkou
Elevation
9.1 m (30 ft)
Population
167,771
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Gaizhou
Traditional Chinese蓋州
Simplified Chinese盖州
PostalKaichow
Kaihsien (1965–1992)
Kaiping (until 1965)
Gaixian
Traditional Chinese蓋縣
Simplified Chinese盖县
PostalKaihsien
Gaiping
Traditional Chinese蓋平
Simplified Chinese盖平
PostalKaiping

Gaizhou (simplified Chinese: 盖州; traditional Chinese: 蓋州; pinyin: Gàizhōu), formerly Gaixian, Gaiping, and Kaiping, is a county-level city in Liaoning province, China. It is under the administration of Yingkou City, which lies 31 km (19 mi) to the north-northwest, and is located at the northwest end of the Liaodong Peninsula near the northeast coast of the Bohai Sea.

Administrative divisions[edit]

There are 6 subdistricts, 18 towns, and 3 townships under the city's administration.[1]

Subdistricts:

Towns:

Townships:

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Coordinates: 40°24′N 122°21′E / 40.400°N 122.350°E / 40.400; 122.350