Heping District, Tianjin

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Heping
和平区
District
Country People's Republic of China
Municipality Tianjin
Township-level divisions 6 subdistricts
Area
 • Total 9.97 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
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     Core districts
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1 Heping
2 Hedong
3 Hexi
4 Nankai
5 Hebei
6 Hongqiao
     Suburbs
7 Dongli
8 Xiqing
9 Jinnan
10 Beichen
     Binhai and      Rural
13 Binhai 14 Ninghe
11 Wuqing 15 Jinghai
12 Baodi 16 Ji Zhou
Website tjhp.gov.cn

Heping District (simplified Chinese: 和平区; traditional Chinese: 和平區; pinyin: Hépíng Qū; literally: "Peace District") is a district in the center of Tianjin, People's Republic of China.

The district has a long history. Its total area is 9.97 km2 (3.85 sq mi). There are 6 subdistricts divided into 88 residential committees (社区居委会).

In history, Heping District is the center of culture, commerce and finance in Tianjin. CBDs, shopping centers, and banks are concentrated in this District.

The leader of the district is Li Runlan (李润兰).

Yaohua High School is located in the district.

All Nippon Airways has its Tianjin Office in Tower 2 of The Exchange in the district.[1]

Administrative divisions[edit]

There are 6 subdistricts in the district:[2]

Name Chinese (S) Hanyu Pinyin Population (2010)[3]
Xiaobailou Subdistrict 小白楼街道 Xiǎobáilóu Jiēdào 30,982
Quanyechang Subdistrict 劝业场街道 Quànyèchǎng Jiēdào 59,551
Tiyuguan Subdistrict 体育馆街道 Tǐyùguǎn Jiēdào 41,421
Xinxing Subdistrict, Tianjin Subdistrict 新兴街道 Xīnxīng Jiēdào 60,343
Nanyingmenshequ Subdistrict 南营门社区街道 Nányíngmén shèqū Jiēdào 47,306
Nanshi Subdistrict 南市街道 Nánshì Jiēdào 33,874

Transportation[edit]

Metro[edit]

Heping is currently served by two metro lines operated by Tianjin Metro:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ANA City offices Asia." All Nippon Airways. Retrieved on 13 August 2011. "Tianjin Office 10th floor,The Exchange Tower 2, 189 Nanjing Road, Heping District, Tianjin 300051"
  2. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:和平区 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2013-08-08. 
  3. ^ 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. 

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Coordinates: 39°07′01″N 117°11′49″E / 39.11694°N 117.19694°E / 39.11694; 117.19694