Shangzhou District

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Shangzhou District
District
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Traditional 商州區
 • Simplified 商州区
 • Pinyin Shāngzhōu Qū
Shangzhou District is located in China
Shangzhou District
Location in the People's Republic of China
Coordinates: 33°49′32″N 109°59′52″E / 33.82556°N 109.99778°E / 33.82556; 109.99778Coordinates: 33°49′32″N 109°59′52″E / 33.82556°N 109.99778°E / 33.82556; 109.99778
Country  China
Province Tongchuan
Prefecture Shangluo
Area
 • Total 1,032 sq mi (2,672 km2)
Population (2002) 5.4*105
Time zone China standard time (UTC+8)

Shangzhou District (Chinese: 商州区, pinyin:Shāngzhōu Qū), is a district of Shangluo Municipality, Shaanxi, China. The Shangluo Government is here[1]. It covers 2,645.62 square kilometres (1,021.48 sq mi). As of November 2010, 531,646 people lived here[2] It was formerly known as Shangluo (上洛, meaning up Luo, not Shangluo Municipality), because it is in upstream of Luo River[3].

References[change | change source]

  1. "市情" (in Chinese Simp). Shangluo Municipality Government. http://www.shangluo.gov.cn/slgky.jsp?urltype=tree.TreeTempUrl&wbtreeid=1036. Retrieved June 30, 2012.
  2. "商洛市2010年第六次全国人口普查主要数据公报" (in Chinese Simp). Luonan Propaganda Net. June 27, 2011. http://www.lnxuanchuan.gov.cn/html/20116/n4999469.html. Retrieved June 30, 2012.
  3. Civil Affairs Department of Shaanxi Province (December 19, 2007). "商州区" (in Chinese Simp). Shaanxi Place Name Informations Net. http://www.saxdm.gov.cn/saxdm/docc/brow.asp?id=431. Retrieved June 30, 2012.

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