Qinzhou District

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Qinzhou
秦州区
District
Location of Tianshui City jurisdiction in Gansu
Location of Tianshui City jurisdiction in Gansu
Coordinates: 34°34′51″N 105°43′27″E / 34.58083°N 105.72417°E / 34.58083; 105.72417Coordinates: 34°34′51″N 105°43′27″E / 34.58083°N 105.72417°E / 34.58083; 105.72417
Country People's Republic of China
Province Gansu
Prefecture-level city Tianshui
Area
 • Total 2,442 km2 (943 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 655,400
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 741000
Area code(s) 0938
Website https://web.archive.org/web/20110423043559/http://www.qinzhouqu.gov.cn/

Qinzhou (Chinese: 秦州, Qínzhōu), formerly romanized as Tsinchow, is an administrative district in Gansu province, China. It is one of 17 districts of Gansu. It is part of and the prefecture seat of Tianshui City. It is named for its former position as the seat of the medieval Chinese province of Qinzhou.

Qinzhou has an area of 2,442 km2 (943 sq mi) and a population of 655,400.[1]

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  1. ^ "Profile of Qinzhou District" (in Chinese). Qinzhou District government's official website. May 4, 2010. Archived from the original on April 23, 2011. Retrieved April 26, 2011. 

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