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County-level city
Yangchun is located in China
Location of the county
Coordinates: 22°10′30″N 111°47′30″E / 22.17500°N 111.79167°E / 22.17500; 111.79167Coordinates: 22°10′30″N 111°47′30″E / 22.17500°N 111.79167°E / 22.17500; 111.79167
Country China
Province Guangdong
Prefecture-level city Yangjiang
 • Total 4,055 km2 (1,566 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)
 • Total 849,504
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 529600
Area code(s) 662
Vehicle registration 粤 Q
Licence plates 粤QX, 粤QY
Website Official website

Yangchun (postal: Yeungchun; simplified Chinese: 阳春; traditional Chinese: 陽春; pinyin: Yángchūn; Jyutping: joeng4ceon1; literally: "sunny spring") is a city located in the southwest of Guangdong Province in southern China. It is a county-level city under the administration of Yangjiang. Yangchun has an area of 4,055 km² and has approximately 1.05 million inhabitants (2003). The seat of government is the urban district Chuncheng (春城 more fully 春城街道).

Administrative divisions[edit]

Yangchun (as Chunzhou) on the 1136 Yuji Tu

Yangchun is divided into the urban quarter, called Yangchun, and fifteen large municipalities or townships (镇).[1]

The municipalities are:

  • 河塱镇 Helang Town
  • 松柏镇 Songbai Town
  • 石望镇 Shiwang Town
  • 春湾镇 Chunwan Town
  • 合水镇 Heshui Town
  • 陂面镇 Baimian Town
  • 圭岗镇 Kyu Kong Town
  • 永宁镇 Yongning Town
  • 马水镇 Mashui Town
  • 岗美镇 Gangmei Town
  • 河口镇 Hekou Town
  • 潭水镇 Tanshui Town
  • 三甲镇 Sanjia Town
  • 双滘镇 Shuangjiao Town
  • 八甲镇 Bajia Town