Jiang'an District

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Jiang'an
江岸区
District
02.16 Flood Memorial in Riverside Park (沿江公园)
02.16 Flood Memorial in Riverside Park (沿江公园)
Jiang'an is located in Hubei
Jiang'an
Jiang'an
Location in Hubei
Coordinates: 30°38′11″N 114°19′49″E / 30.6365°N 114.3304°E / 30.6365; 114.3304Coordinates: 30°38′11″N 114°19′49″E / 30.6365°N 114.3304°E / 30.6365; 114.3304[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hubei
Sub-provincial city Wuhan
Area[2]
 • Total 64.24 km2 (24.80 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 895,635
 • Density 13,942/km2 (36,110/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Wuhan district map
Website jiangan.gov.cn

Jiang'an District (simplified Chinese: 江岸区; traditional Chinese: 江岸區; pinyin: Jiāng'àn qū; literally: "river bank") forms part of the urban core of and is one of 13 districts of Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province, People's Republic of China.

Jiang'an Lim district is located on the Yangtze's left (northwestern) shore, and includes the northeastern half of the former Hankou city (northeast, i.e. downstream, of Jianghan Rd.). On the left bank of the Yangtze, it borders Huangpi to the north, Jianghan to the southwest, and Dongxihu to the west; on the opposite bank it borders Hongshan, Wuchang, and Qingshan.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Jiang'an" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ "Wuhan Statistical Yearbook 2010" (PDF). Wuhan Statistics Bureau. p. 15. Archived from the original (PDF) on November 5, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-11. 
  3. ^ "武汉市2010年第六次全国人口普查主要数据公报" (in Chinese). Wuhan Statistics Bureau. 2011-05-11. Archived from the original on 2011-10-25. Retrieved 2011-06-11. 

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