Location of Guanghan within Deyang, Sichuan
|City seat||Luocheng (雒城镇)|
|• County-level city||538 km2 (208 sq mi)|
|• County-level city||590,000|
|• Density||1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)|
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
Guanghan (Chinese: 广汉; pinyin: Guǎnghàn) is a county-level city in Deyang, Sichuan province, China, and only 23km from Chengdu. The predominant industries are tourism, pharmaceuticals and the supply of building material.
Guanghan has an area of 538 square kilometres (208 sq mi), a population of 590,000, with urban population of 170,000. A major part of the tourism is the nearby Sanxingdui ruins. The striking exhibits at the Sānxīngduī Museum highlight archaeological finds that some Chinese archaeologists regard as even more important than Xī'ān's Terracotta Warriors.
The region is steadily becoming more industrialized and that is helping with the progression of agriculture and enhances the region's development.
The Civil Aviation Flight University of China educates a large percentage of China's aviation professionals from Airline pilots and Air Traffic Controllers to engineers, cabin crew, administrators, and clerks.
Universities and Colleges include:
- Civil Aviation Flight University of China
- Sichuan Normal University (Guanghang)
- Sichuan Aerospace Polytechnic
- National Judges College (Sichuan)