Jiading District, is a suburban district of Shanghai. It had a population of 1,471,100 in 2010.
Geography [ edit ]
Jiading District is located in the northwestern part of
Shanghai . It stretches across 463.9 square kilometers (179.1 sq mi). It is located about 20 kilometres (12 mi) from downtown Shanghai. It is connected to downtown by the Hujia expressway, which was the first expressway in Shanghai. It is near Shanghai's Hongqiao Airport but across town from the Pudong International Airport.
Administration [ edit ]
Jiading administers several towns including
Jiading, Anting, Nanxiang, Huating, Xuhang, Waigang, Huangdu, Malu Town and Jiangqiao.
Subdistricts and towns [ edit ]
Chinese ( S)
Hanyu Pinyin Shanghainese Romanization
Xincheng Road Subdistrict
新成路街道 Xīnchénglù Jiēdào
sin zen lu ka do
真新街道 Zhēnxīn Jiēdào
tzen sin ka do
Juyuan New Area Administrative Committee
菊园新区管委会 Yúyuán Xīnqū Guǎn Wěihuì
cioq yeu sin chiu kueu we
嘉定镇街道 Jiādìngzhèn Jiēdào
ka din tzen ka do
南翔镇 Nánxiáng Zhèn
neu zian tzen
安亭镇 Āntíng Zhèn
eu din tzen
马陆镇 Mǎlù Zhèn
mau loq tzen
徐行镇 Xúháng Zhèn
zi raon tzen
华亭镇 Huátíng Zhèn
rau din tzen
外冈镇 Wàigāng Zhèn
nga kaon tzen
江桥镇 jiāng qiáo Zhèn
kaon djio tzen
Jiading Industrial Zone
嘉定工业区 Jiādìng Gōngyèqū
ka din kon gniq chiu
Landmarks [ edit ]
An early 18th-century French map of Kia-ting Hien (
Shanghai University has a campus in downtown Jiading, which is where SILC is based.
Shanghai International Circuit is located in Jiading. Each year in April the Shanghai International Circuit holds the Chinese Grand Prix.
The Jiading Confucian Temple is one of the best conserved county-level
Confucian temples in China. It has gone through several repairs in the past 800 years.
The Fahua Pagoda located in central Jiading is a
tetrahedral brick-wooden pagoda with seven floors and a height of 40.85 meters (134.0 ft).
The Bamboo Carving Museum, covering
bamboo carving over the past 400 years since the mid- Ming Dynasty.
Accommodation [ edit ]
There are numerous international hotels within the Jiading district. The most famous hotel is the Crowne Plaza Shanghai Anting. It is the first 5* International hotel in Jiading & Anting area.
Notable people [ edit ]
Yang Yongliang (b. 1980), artist
James S.C. Chao (b. ~1935), merchant mariner, business leader, and philanthropist. He is the founder of Foremost Group
Transportation [ edit ]
Jiading is currently served by two metro lines operated by
Line 11 - Nanxiang, Malu, Jiading Xincheng, Baiyin Road, West Jiading, North Jiading / Shanghai Circuit, East Changji Road, Shanghai Automobile City, Anting
Line 13 - Jinyun Road, West Jinshajiang Road, Fengzhuang
References [ edit ]
^ 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.
Further reading [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]
Coordinates: 31°20′14.81″N 121°14′00.93″E / 31.3374472°N 121.2335917°E