Shengsi County

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Shengsi County
嵊泗县
County
Shengsi is located in Zhejiang
Shengsi
Shengsi
Location in Zhejiang
Coordinates: 30°43′26″N 122°27′16″E / 30.72389°N 122.45444°E / 30.72389; 122.45444Coordinates: 30°43′26″N 122°27′16″E / 30.72389°N 122.45444°E / 30.72389; 122.45444
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceZhejiang
Prefecture-level cityZhoushan
Area
 • Land86 km2 (33 sq mi)
 • Water8,738 km2 (3,374 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total80,000
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Websitewww.shengsi.gov.cn
Shengsi
Chinese嵊泗
PostalShengsze

Shengsi County is a county in the northeast of Zhejiang province consisting of an archipelago islands located to the east of Hangzhou Bay. It is under the administration of Zhoushan City and is the easternmost county-level division in the province. The islands of Greater and Lesser Yangshan are connected with Shanghai's Pudong New Area by the Donghai Bridge and their port forms part of the Port of Shanghai. They are, however, not counted among the islands of Shanghai.

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