Hexi District, Tianjin

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Hexi
河西区
District
Tianjin Amusement Park within Hexi District
Tianjin Amusement Park within Hexi District
Country People's Republic of China
Municipality Tianjin
Township-level divisions 13 subdistricts
Area
 • Total 37 km2 (14 sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Tianjin district map
Website tjhx.gov.cn

Hexi District (simplified Chinese: 河西区; traditional Chinese: 河西區; pinyin: Héxī Qū; literally: "west of the (Hai) River")" is a district in the south-western corner of urban Tianjin, People's Republic of China. It is bordered by Heping District in the north-west, Hedong District to the north-east and Nankai District to the west.

Administrative divisions[edit]

There are 13 subdistricts in the district:[1]

Name Chinese (S) Hanyu Pinyin Population (2010)[2]
Dayingmen Subdistrict 大营门街道 Dàyíngmén Jiēdào 28,358
Donghai Subdistrict 东海街道 Dōnghǎi Jiēdào 80,013
Taoyuan Subdistrict 桃园街道 Táoyuán Jiēdào 51,061
Guajiasi Subdistrict 挂甲寺街道 Guàjiǎsì Jiēdào 88,190
Machang Subdistrict 马场街道 Mǎchǎng Jiēdào 54,949
Yuexiu Road Subdistrict 越秀路街道 Yuèxiùlù Jiēdào 76,409
Youyi Road Subdistrict 友谊路街道 Yǒuyìlù Jiēdào 77,883
Tianta Subdistrict 天塔街道 Tiāntǎ Jiēdào 83,753
Jianshan Subdistrict 尖山街道 Jiānshān Jiēdào 91,767
Chentangzhuang Subdistrict 陈塘庄街道 Chéntángzhuāng Jiēdào 59,256
Liulin Subdistrict 柳林街道 Liǔlín Jiēdào 101,679
Xiawafang Subdistrict 下瓦房街道 Xiàwǎfáng Jiēdào 49,767
Meijiang Subdistrict 梅江街道 Méijiāng Jiēdào 27,547

Transportation[edit]

Metro[edit]

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

Educational institutions[edit]

Major secondary schools[edit]

International schools[edit]

Universities[edit]

Attractions[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:河西区 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Archived from the original on 2012-10-01. Retrieved 2013-08-08. 
  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. 

Coordinates: 39°06′46″N 117°13′26″E / 39.1128°N 117.224°E / 39.1128; 117.224