Miyun District

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Miyun
密云区
District
Simatai Great Wall
Simatai Great Wall
Location of Miyun County in Beijing
Location of Miyun County in Beijing
Coordinates: 40°22′28″N 116°50′22″E / 40.37444°N 116.83944°E / 40.37444; 116.83944Coordinates: 40°22′28″N 116°50′22″E / 40.37444°N 116.83944°E / 40.37444; 116.83944
Country People's Republic of China
Municipality Beijing
Township-level divisions 3 subdistricts
17 towns
1 township
Area
 • Total 2,227 km2 (860 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 460,800
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 101500
Area code(s) 0010
Website bjmy.gov.cn

Miyun District (simplified Chinese: 密云区; traditional Chinese: 密雲區; pinyin: Mìyún Qū) is situated in northeast Beijing. It has an area of 2,227 square kilometres (860 sq mi) and a population of 460,800 (2010 Census). The district is divided into 2 subdistricts of the city of Miyun, 17 towns, and 1 ethnic rural township.

The Miyun urban area, centered on Gulou Subdistrict, has an estimated population of 124,500.[1]

The district's facilities include the Nanshan Ski Resort, one of the largest in the country.[1] The Miyun Reservoir, a major source of water for the city of Beijing, is also located in the county.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Gulou Subdistrict in 2015.
A passenger train arriving Miyun North Railway Station.

There are 3 subdistricts, 17 towns, and 1 townships in the district:[2]

Subdistricts:

Towns:

The only township is Tanying (檀营地区), which is an area

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Beijing Nanshan ski village
  2. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:昂昂溪区 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2013-06-28. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Miyun County at Wikimedia Commons