Wuling District

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Wuling
武陵区
District
Corner in Wuling District
Corner in Wuling District
Wuling is located in Hunan
Wuling
Wuling
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 29°00′45″N 111°42′16″E / 29.0126°N 111.7044°E / 29.0126; 111.7044Coordinates: 29°00′45″N 111°42′16″E / 29.0126°N 111.7044°E / 29.0126; 111.7044[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Changde
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Website http://www.wuling.gov.cn

Wuling District (simplified Chinese: 武陵区; traditional Chinese: 武陵區; pinyin: Wǔlíng Qū) is one of two urban districts in Changde City, Hunan Province, China. Located on the central area of Changde, the district is surrounded by Dingcheng District to the north and south, bordered to the west by Taoyuan County, to the east by Hanshou County. Wuling District has an area of 289 kilometres (180 mi)[2] with 426,694 of registered population (as of 2015).[3] It is divided into 11 subdistricts, 1 towns and 2 township, its government seat is Nanping Subdistrict (南坪街道).[4]

Administrative Divisions[edit]

According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Wuling District on August 18, 2014, Wuling District has 11 subdistricts,1 town and 2 townships under its jurisdiction.[4] they are:

11 Subdistricts
1 Town
2 Townships

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Wuling" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ wuling.gov: 武陵区自然地理
  3. ^ population in 2015, according to wuling.gov: 常德市武陵区关于2015年国民经济和社会发展的统计公报
  4. ^ a b The township-level administrative divisions of Wuling District: According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Wuling District on August 18, 2014: 常德市武陵区人民政府关于调整我区乡镇及街道行政区划的通知, also see Changde Daily: (18-Aug-14, 常武政发〔2014〕17号) or gmw.cn; also see mca.gov (September 9, 2014) 2014年湖南省行政区划调整公告(3)