Huangshi

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Huangshi

黄石市

Hwangshih
2017-02-20-1929 Night gate to Huangshi by Matthew Shaw.jpg
Location of Huangshi City jurisdiction in Hubei
Location of Huangshi City jurisdiction in Hubei
Coordinates (Huangshi Central Hospital (黄石市中心医院)): 30°12′46″N 115°05′04″E / 30.2129°N 115.0845°E / 30.2129; 115.0845
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHubei
Municipal seatXialu District
Area
 • Prefecture-level city4,582.85 km2 (1,769.45 sq mi)
 • Urban
 (2017)[1]
233.80 km2 (90.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 census[2])
 • Prefecture-level city2,429,318
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
 • Urban
 (2017)[1]
884,300
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
ISO 3166 codeCN-HB-02
Licence plate prefixes鄂B
Website黄石市政府网 (Huangshi City Government Website) (in Simplified Chinese)

Huangshi (simplified Chinese: 黄石; traditional Chinese: 黃石; pinyin: Huángshí), alternatively romanized as Hwangshih, is a prefecture-level city in southeastern Hubei province, People's Republic of China. Its population was 2,429,318 people at the 2010 census.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, ed. (2019). China Urban Construction Statistical Yearbook 2017. Beijing: China Statistics Press. p. 66. Archived from the original on 18 June 2019. Retrieved 11 January 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. http://www.citypopulation.de/php/china-hubei-admin.php