Junshan District

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Junshan
君山区
District
Junshan is located in Hunan
Junshan
Junshan
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 29°28′37″N 112°53′07″E / 29.4769°N 112.8854°E / 29.4769; 112.8854Coordinates: 29°28′37″N 112°53′07″E / 29.4769°N 112.8854°E / 29.4769; 112.8854
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Yueyang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Junshan District (simplified Chinese: 君山区; traditional Chinese: 君山區; pinyin: Jūnshān qū) is one of three urban districts in Yueyang City, Hunan province, China. The district is located in the west of the city proper, on the northern shore of Dongting Lake and the southwestern bank of Yangtze River. It is bordered by Huarong County to the west, Nan County to the south, Yueyang County to the east, cross the Yangtze to the north by Jianli County of Hubei. Junshan District covers 627.90 km2 (242.43 sq mi), as of 2015, it had a registered population of 243,106.[1] The district has 4 towns and a subdistrict under its jurisdiction. the government seat is Liulinzhou (柳林洲街道).[2]

Junshan District is named after the islet of Junshan, where is the source place of the famous Chinese tea Junshan Yinzhen. The islet of Junshan, with long history of culture resources, is rich of remains and relics, it is also one of Chinese AAAAA-rated tourist attractions.[3]

Administrative divisions[edit]

According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Junshan District on November 20, 2015, Junshan District has 1 subdistrict and 4 towns under its jurisdiction,[2] they are:

a subdistrict:

4 towns:

References[edit]

  1. ^ the population of Junshan District in 2015, according to the Statistical Communiqué of Junshan District on the 2015 National Economic and Social Development - (2015年君山区国民经济和社会发展统计公报): Yueyang.gov or junshan.gov
  2. ^ a b the divisions of Junshan District in 2015, according to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Junshan District on November 20, 2015 / 《关于同意君山区乡镇区划调整方案的批复》(湘民行发〔2015〕59号) rednet (20-Nov-15) or junshan.gov, also see people.com : 湖南省乡镇区划调整改革109个县市区批复方案 (2015-12-08) or xinhuanet.com
  3. ^ the Junshan island was rated as one of the AAAAA-rated tourist attractions on August 2011: rednet.cn or voc.com