Yuetang District

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Yuetang
岳塘区
District
Yuetang is located in Hunan
Yuetang
Yuetang
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 27°54′02″N 112°59′21″E / 27.9006°N 112.9892°E / 27.9006; 112.9892Coordinates: 27°54′02″N 112°59′21″E / 27.9006°N 112.9892°E / 27.9006; 112.9892
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Xiangtan
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Yuetang District (simplified Chinese: 岳塘区; traditional Chinese: 岳塘區; pinyin: Yuètáng Qū) is one of two urban districts in Xiangtan City, Hunan Province, China. Located in the eastern region of the city proper and on the northeastern shoreside of the Xiang River, the district is bordered to the north by Tianxin and Yuhua Districts of Changsha City, to the east by Shifeng and Tianyuan Districts of Zhuzhou City, to the south by Xiangtan County, to the west by Hetang District. Yuetang District covers 206.4 km2 (79.7 sq mi), as of 2015, it had a registered population of 350,300 and resident a population of 467,800.[1] The district has 14 subdistricts and a town under its jurisdiction, the government seat is at Bantang Subdistrict (板塘街道).[2]

Administrative divisions[edit]

According to the result on adjustment of subdistrict divisions of Yuetang District on November 19, 2015, Yuetang District has 14 subdistricts and a township under its jurisdiction.[2] they are:

2 towns
4 townships
14 subdistricts

References[edit]

  1. ^ the population of Yuetang District in 2015, according to the Statistical Communiqué of Yuetang District on the 2015 National Economic and Social Development (2015年岳塘区国民经济和社会发展统计公报) hnxtyt.gov or xttj.gov
  2. ^ a b the divisions of Yuetang District in 2015, according to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Yuetang District on November 19, 2015 / 《关于同意岳塘区乡镇区划调整方案的批复》(湘民行发〔2015〕45号) rednet (19-Nov-15) or xtol.cn; also see people.com : 湖南省乡镇区划调整改革109个县市区批复方案 (2015-12-08) or xinhuanet.com