Xinji

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Xinji
辛集市
Sub-prefecture-level city
Country China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Shijiazhuang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Xinji(辛集,Xīnjí) is a county-level city with sub-prefecture-level city status, located under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Shijiazhuang of Hebei Province in northern China. There are 8 towns (镇,zhèn) and 7 townships (乡,xiāng) under the administration of Xinji.

Geography[edit]

  • Population: The population is 610,000 in the year 2003.
  • Area: 951 km2
    • Latitude: about 38° N
    • Longitude: about 115° E
  • Area code: +86+311
  • Post Code: 052360
  • Driving Plate: 冀AF

The city is located in North China Plain. The downtown area is about 7.7 km long, with a width 4.3 km.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Xinji City is sub-divided into 8 towns and 7 townships within its jurisdiction.

Towns:

Townships:

History[edit]

Xinji was formerly named Shulu County (束鹿县,Shùlù Xian), and became a county-level city in 1986.

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Coordinates: 37°56′32″N 115°12′42″E / 37.94222°N 115.21167°E / 37.94222; 115.21167