Zhejiang Province
Province
Capital: Hangzhou
Prefecture-level divisions
Sub-provincial cities2
Prefectural cities9
County level divisions
County cities20
Counties32
Autonomous counties1
Districts37
Township level divisions
Towns670
Townships293
Ethnic townships / towns*18
Subdistricts375
Villages level divisions
Communities4,413
Administrative villages27,518

Zhejiang, a province of the People's Republic of China, is made up of the following three levels of administrative division.

Administrative divisions

All of these administrative divisions are explained in greater detail at Administrative divisions of the People's Republic of China. This chart lists only prefecture-level and county-level divisions of Zhejiang.

Prefecture level County Level
Name Chinese Hanyu Pinyin Division code[1]
Hangzhou city
杭州市
Hángzhōu Shì
(Capital – Sub-provincial)
(3301 / HGH)
Shangcheng District 上城区 Shàngchéng Qū 330102 SCQ
Xiacheng District 下城区 Xiàchéng Qū 330103 XCG
Jianggan District 江干区 Jiānggān Qū 330104 JGQ
Gongshu District 拱墅区 Gǒngshù Qū 330105 GSQ
Xihu District 西湖区 Xīhú Qū 330106 XHU
Binjiang District 滨江区 Bīnjiāng Qū 330108 BJQ
Xiaoshan District 萧山区 Xiāoshān Qū 330109 XIS
Yuhang District 余杭区 Yúháng Qū 330110 YHG
Fuyang District 富阳区 Fùyáng Qū 330111 FYQ
Lin'an District 临安区 Lín'ān Qū 330112
Tonglu County 桐庐县 Tónglú Xiàn 330122 TLU
Chun'an County 淳安县 Chún'ān Xiàn 330127 CAZ
Jiande city 建德市 Jiàndé Shì 330182 JDS
Ningbo city
宁波市
Níngbō Shì
(Sub-provincial)
(3302 / NGB)
Haishu District 海曙区 Hǎishǔ Qū 330203 HNB
Jiangbei District 江北区 Jiāngběi Qū 330205 JBQ
Beilun District 北仑区 Běilún Qū 330206 BLN
Zhenhai District 镇海区 Zhènhǎi Qū 330211 ZHF
Yinzhou District 鄞州区 Yínzhōu Qū 330212 YIZ
Fenghua District 奉化区 Fènghuà Qū 330213 FHA
Xiangshan County 象山县 Xiāngshān Xiàn 330225 XSZ
Ninghai County 宁海县 Nínghǎi Xiàn 330226 NHI
Yuyao city 余姚市 Yúyáo Shì 330281 YYO
Cixi city 慈溪市 Cíxī Shì 330282 CXI
Wenzhou city
温州市
Wēnzhōu Shì
(3303 / WNZ)
Lucheng District 鹿城区 Lùchéng Qū 330302 LUW
Longwan District 龙湾区 Lóngwān Qū 330303 LWW
Ouhai District 瓯海区 Ōuhǎi Qū 330304 OHQ
Dongtou District 洞头区 Dòngtóu Qū 330305 DTZ
Yongjia County 永嘉县 Yǒngjiā Xiàn 330324 YJX
Pingyang County 平阳县 Píngyáng Xiàn 330326 PYG
Cangnan County 苍南县 Cāngnán Xiàn 330327 CNA
Wencheng County 文成县 Wénchéng Xiàn 330328 WCZ
Taishun County 泰顺县 Tàishùn Xiàn 330329 TSZ
Rui'an city 瑞安市 Ruì'ān Shì 330381 RAS
Yueqing city 乐清市 Yuèqīng Shì 330382 YQZ
Longgang city 龙港市 Lónggǎng Shì 330383
Jiaxing city
嘉兴市
Jiāxīng Shì
(3304 / JIX)
Nanhu District 南湖区 Nánhú Qū 330402 NHQ
Xiuzhou District 秀洲区 Xiùzhōu Qū 330411 XZH
Jiashan County 嘉善县 Jiāshàn Xiàn 330421 JSK
Haiyan County 海盐县 Hǎiyán Xiàn 330424 HYN
Haining city 海宁市 Hǎiníng Shì 330481 HNG
Pinghu city 平湖市 Pínghú Shì 330482 PHU
Tongxiang city 桐乡市 Tóngxiāng Shì 330483 TXZ
Huzhou city
湖州市
Húzhōu Shì
(3305 / HZH)
Wuxing District 吴兴区 Wúxīng Qū 330502 WXU
Nanxun District 南浔区 Nánxún Qū 330503 NXQ
Deqing County 德清县 Déqīng Xiàn 330521 DQX
Changxing County 长兴县 Chángxīng Xiàn 330522 CXG
Anji County 安吉县 Ānjí Xiàn 330523 AJI
Shaoxing city
绍兴市
Shàoxīng Shì
(3306 / SXG)
Yuecheng District 越城区 Yuèchéng Qū 330602 YSX
Keqiao District 柯桥区 Kēqiáo Qū 330603 KQO
Shangyu District 上虞区 Shàngyú Qū 330604 SYG
Xinchang County 新昌县 Xīnchāng Xiàn 330624 XCX
Zhuji city 诸暨市 Zhūjì Shì 330681 ZHJ
Shengzhou city 嵊州市 Shèngzhōu Shì 330683 SGZ
Jinhua city
金华市
Jīnhuá Shì
(3307 / JHA)
Wucheng District 婺城区 Wùchéng Qū 330702 WCF
Jindong District 金东区 Jīndōng Qū 330703 JDQ
Wuyi County 武义县 Wǔyì Xiàn 330723 WYX
Pujiang County 浦江县 Pǔjiāng Xiàn 330726 PJG
Pan'an County 磐安县 Pán'ān Xiàn 330727 PAX
Lanxi city 兰溪市 Lánxī Shì 330781 LXZ
Yiwu city 义乌市 Yìwū Shì 330782 YWS
Dongyang city 东阳市 Dōngyáng Shì 330783 DGY
Yongkang city 永康市 Yǒngkāng Shì 330784 YKG
Quzhou city
衢州市
Qúzhōu Shì
(3308 / QUZ)
Kecheng District 柯城区 Kēchéng Qū 330802 KEC
Qujiang District 衢江区 Qújiāng Qū 330803 QJI
Changshan County 常山县 Chángshān Xiàn 330822 CSN
Kaihua County 开化县 Kāihuà Xiàn 330824 KHU
Longyou County 龙游县 Lóngyóu Xiàn 330825 LGY
Jiangshan city 江山市 Jiāngshān Shì 330881 JIS
Zhoushan city
舟山市
Zhōushān Shì
(3309 / ZOS)
Dinghai District 定海区 Dìnghǎi Qū 330902 DHQ
Putuo District 普陀区 Pǔtuó Qū 330903 PTO
Daishan County 岱山县 Dàishān Xiàn 330921 DSH
Shengsi County 嵊泗县 Shèngsì Xiàn 330922 SSZ
Taizhou city
台州市
Tāizhōu Shì [a]
(3310 / TZZ)
Jiaojiang District 椒江区 Jiāojiāng Qū 331002 JJT
Huangyan District 黄岩区 Huángyán Qū 331003 HYT
Luqiao District 路桥区 Lùqiáo Qū 331004 LQT
Sanmen County 三门县 Sānmén Xiàn 331022 SMN
Tiantai County 天台县 Tiāntāi Xiàn [b] 331023 TTA
Xianju County 仙居县 Xiānjū Xiàn 331024 XJU
Wenling city 温岭市 Wēnlǐng Shì 331081 WLS
Linhai city 临海市 Línhǎi Shì 331082 LHI
Yuhuan city 玉环市 Yùhuán Shì 331083 YHZ
Lishui city
丽水市
Líshuǐ Shì [c]
(3311 / LSS)
Liandu District 莲都区 Liándū Qū 331102 LID
Qingtian County 青田县 Qīngtián Xiàn 331121 QTN
Jinyun County 缙云县 Jìnyún Xiàn 331122 JYP
Suichang County 遂昌县 Suíchāng Xiàn 331123 SCZ
Songyang County 松阳县 Sōngyáng Xiàn 331124 SGY
Yunhe County 云和县 Yúnhé Xiàn 331125 YNH
Qingyuan County 庆元县 Qìngyuán Xiàn 331126 QYX
Jingning County[d] 景宁县 Jǐngníng Xiàn 331127 JGN
Longquan city 龙泉市 Lóngquán Shì 331181 LGQ
  1. ^ not Táizhōu
  2. ^ not Tiāntái
  3. ^ not Lìshuǐ
  4. ^ Conventional name: Jingning She Autonomous County; Chinese: 景宁畲族自治县; pinyin: Jǐngníng Shēzú Zìzhìxiàn

Recent changes in administrative divisions

Date Before After Note Reference[2][3]
1980-07-07 parts of Huangyan County Haimen Special District established
parts of Linhai County established
1980-08-18 Wenzhou (P-City) city district Dongcheng District, Wenzhou established
Nancheng District, Wenzhou established
Xicheng District, Wenzhou established
1981-01-14 Wuxing County Huzhou (PC-City) merged into
Jiaxing County Jiaxing (PC-City) merged into
Shaoxing County Shaoxing (PC-City) merged into
Jinhua County Jinhua (PC-City) merged into
Qu County Quzhou (PC-City) merged into
1981-06-18 parts of Pingyang County Cangnan County established
1981-07-21 Haimen Special District Jiaojiang (PC-City) reorganized
1981-09-22 Wenzhou Prefecture Wenzhou (P-City) merged into
1981-12-22 parts of Dongcheng District, Wenzhou Ouhai County established
1982-01-30 parts of Suichang County Songyang County established
1982-08-13 parts of Ningbo Prefecture Ningbo (P-City) transferred
↳ Zhenhai County ↳ Zhenhai County transferred
1983-01-18 all Province-controlled city (P-City) → Prefecture-level city (PL-City) Civil Affairs Announcement
all Prefecture-controlled city (PC-City) → County-level city (CL-City)
1983-07-23 parts of Quzhou (CL-City) Longyou County established
parts of Jinhua (CL-City) established
parts of Dongyang County Pan'an County established
1983-07-23 Ningbo Prefecture Ningbo (PL-City) merged into
Jiaxing Prefecture Jiaxing (PL-City) city district reorganized
↳ Jiaxing (CL-City) disestablished
parts of Jiaxing Prefecture Huzhou (PL-City) city district established
↳ Jiaxing (CL-City) transferred & disestablished
↳ Deqing County ↳ Deqing County transferred
↳ Changxing County ↳ Changxing County transferred
↳ Anji County ↳ Anji County transferred
Shaoxing Prefecture Shaoxing (PL-City) city district merged into
↳ Shaoxing (CL-City) disestablished
↳ Shaoxing County disestablished & established
1983-09-05 Dongcheng District, Wenzhou Cheng District, Wenzhou disestablished & established
Dongcheng District, Wenzhou disestablished & established
Nancheng District, Wenzhou disestablished & established
Xicheng District, Wenzhou disestablished & established
1983-09-20 Jiaxing (PL-City) city district Cheng District, Jiaxing established
Jiao District, Jiaxing established
Huzhou (PL-City) city district Cheng District, Huzhou established
Jiao District, Huzhou established
Shaoxing (PL-City) city district Cheng District, Shaoxing established
1984-06-30 parts of Yunhe County Jingning County (Aut.) established
1984-12-06 Cheng District, Wenzhou Lucheng District disestablished & established
Longwan District disestablished & established
1985-05-15 Jinhua Prefecture Jinhua (PL-City) reorganized
Jinhua (CL-City) Wucheng District disestablished & established
Jinhua County disestablished & established
Lanxi County Lanxi (CL-City) reorganized
parts of Jinhua Prefecture Quzhou (PL-City) established
↳ Quzhou (CL-City) ↳ Kecheng District County transferred & reorganized
↳ Qu County transferred & established
↳ Jiangshan County ↳ Jiangshan County transferred
↳ Changshan County ↳ Changshan County transferred
↳ Kaihua County ↳ Kaihua County transferred
↳ Longyou County ↳ Longyou County transferred
1986-07-01 Zhenhai County Zhenhai District reorganized
1986-07-16 Yuyao County Yuyao (CL-City) reorganized
1986-03-01 Lishui County Lishui (CL-City) reorganized
Linhai County Linhai (CL-City) reorganized
1986-11-22 Haining County Haining (CL-City) reorganized
1987-01-23 Zhoushan Prefecture Zhoushan (PL-City) reorganized
Dinghai County Dinghai District reorganized
Putuo County Putuo District reorganized
1987-04-15 Ruian County Ruian (CL-City) reorganized
1987-09-14 Binhai District Beilun District renamed
1987-11-27 Xiaoshan County Xiaoshan (CL-City) reorganized
Jiangshan County Jiangshan (CL-City) reorganized
1988-05-25 Yiwu County Yiwu (CL-City) reorganized
Dongyang County Dongyang (CL-City) reorganized
1988-09-01 Cheng District, Huzhou Huzhou (PL-City) city district disestablished
Jiao District, Huzhou disestablished
1988-10-13 Cixi County Cixi (CL-City) reorganized
Fenghua County Fenghua (CL-City) reorganized
1989-09-27 Huangyan County Huangyan (CL-City) reorganized
Zhuji County Zhuji (CL-City) reorganized
1990-01-17 Banshan District Gongshu District merged
1990-12-26 Longquan County Longquan (CL-City) reorganized
1991-06-15 Pinghu Pinghu (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1991]16
1992-03-09 Ouhai County Ouhai District reorganized Civil Affairs [1992]24
1992-04-01 Jiande County Jiande (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1992]33
1992-08-24 Yongkang County Yongkang (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1992]93
1992-08-24 Shangyu County Shangyu (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1992]94
1993-03-26 Tongxiang County Tongxiang (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1993]62
1993-09-18 Yueqing County Yueqing (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1993]188
1993-12-01 Cheng District, Jiaxing Xiucheng District renamed Civil Affairs [1993]238
1994-08-22 Taizhou Prefecture Taizhou (PL-City) reorganized State Council [1994]86
Jiaojiang (CL-City) Jiaojiang District reorganized
parts of
Huangyan (CL-City)
Huangyan District reorganized
Luqiao District established
1994-01-18 Fuyang County Fuyang (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1994]6
1994-02-18 Wenling County Wenling (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1994]30
1994-04-05 Yuhang County Yuhang (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1994]50
1995-08-30 Sheng County Shengzhou (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1995]58
1996-10-28 Lin'an County Lin'an (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [1996]79
1996-12-12 parts of Xihu District Binjiang District established State Council [1996]121
1999-06-21 Jiao District, Jiaxing Xiuzhou District merged Civil Affairs [1999]44
2000-05-20 Lishui Prefecture Lishui (PL-City) reorganized
Lishui (CL-City) Liandu District reorganized
2000-12-30 Jinhua County Jindong District reorganized
2001-02-02 Xiaoshan (CL-City) Xiaoshan District reorganized State Council [2001]13
Yuhang (CL-City) Yuhang District reorganized
2001-12-10 Qu County Qujiang District reorganized State Council [2001]161
2002-02-01 Yin County Yinzhou District reorganized State Council [2002]8
2003-01-02 Huzhou (PL-City) city district Wuxing District disestablished & established State Council [2003]2
Nanxun District disestablished & established
2005-05-17 Xiucheng District Nanhu District renamed Civil Affairs [2005]103
2013-10-18 Shaoxing County Keqiao District reorganized State Council [2013]112
Shangyu (CL-City) Shangyu District reorganized
2014-12-13 Fuyang County Fuyang District reorganized State Council [2014]157
2015-07-23 Dongtou County Dongtou District reorganized State Council [2015]122
2016-09-14 Jiangdong District Yinzhou District merged into State Council [2016]158
parts of Yinzhou District Haishu District transferred
Fenghua City Fenghua District reorganized
2017-04-09 Yuhuan County Yuhuan (CL-City) reorganized Civil Affairs [2017]70
2017-07-18 Lin'an (CL-City) Lin'an District reorganized State Council [2017]102
2019-08-26 parts of Cangnan County Longgang (CL-City) established Civil Affairs [2018]83

Population composition

Prefectures

Prefecture 2010 2000
Hangzhou 8,700,400 6,878,700
Ningbo 7,605,689 5,962,602
Huzhou 2,893,542 2,625,789
Jiaxing 4,501,700 3,583,000
Jinhua 5,361,600 4,571,900
Lishui 2,117,000 2,161,800
Quzhou 2,122,700 2,129,300
Shaoxing 4,912,200 4,304,200
Taizhou 5,968,800 5,153,300
Wenzhou 9,122,100 7,558,000
Zhoushan 1,121,300 1,001,500

Counties

Name Prefecture 2010
Shangcheng Hangzhou 344,600
Xiacheng Hangzhou 526,100
Jianggan Hangzhou 998,800
Gongshu Hangzhou 551,900
Xihu Hangzhou 820,000
Binjiang Hangzhou 319,000
Xiaoshan Hangzhou 1,511,300
Yuhang Hangzhou 1,170,300
Lin'an Hangzhou 566,700
Tonglu Hangzhou 406,400
Chun'an Hangzhou 336,800
Jiande Hangzhou 430,800
Fuyang Hangzhou 717,700
Haishu Ningbo 373,742
Jiangbei Ningbo 361,242
Beilun Ningbo 612,267
Zhenhai Ningbo 418,500
Xiangshan Ningbo 503279
Yinzhou Ningbo 1,359,198
Fenghua District Ningbo 491,697
Ninghai Ningbo 646,074
Yuyao Ningbo 1,010,659
Cixi Ningbo 1,462,383
Lucheng Wenzhou 1,293,300
Longwan Wenzhou 749,300
Ouhai Wenzhou 996,900
Dongtou Wenzhou 87,700
Yongjia Wenzhou 789,200
Pingyang Wenzhou 761,700
Wencheng Wenzhou 212,100
Taishun Wenzhou 233,400
Cangnan Wenzhou 1,184,600
Ruian Wenzhou 1,424,700
Yueqing Wenzhou 1,389,300
Yueqing Wenzhou 1,389,300
Longgang Wenzhou not established
Nanhu Jiaxing 612,771
Xiuzhou Jiaxing 589,253
Jiashan Jiaxing 574,233
Haiyan Jiaxing 430,928
Haining Jiaxing 807,094
Pinghu Jiaxing 671,851
Tongxiang Jiaxing 815,803
Wuxing Huzhou 757,165
Nanxun Huzhou 536,054
Deqing Huzhou 491,789
Changxing Huzhou 641,982
Anji Huzhou 466,552
Yuecheng Shaoxing 883,800
Shaoxing→Keqiao Shaoxing 1,325,800
Xinchang Shaoxing 380,400
Zhuji Shaoxing 1,157,900
Shangyu Shaoxing 779,400
Shengzhou Shaoxing 679,800
Wucheng Jinhua 761,700
Jindong Jinhua 315,600
Wuyi Jinhua 349,900
Pujiang Jinhua 437,300
Pan'an Jinhua 174,700
Lanxi Jinhua 560,500
Yiwu Jinhua 1,234,000
Dongyang Jinhua 804,400
Yongkang Jinhua 723,500
Kecheng Quzhou 464,500
Qujiang Quzhou 341,400
Changshan Quzhou 241,400
Kaihua Quzhou 245,100
Longyou Quzhou 362,400
Jiangshan Quzhou 467,900
Dinghai Zhoushan 464,200
Putuo Zhoushan 378,800
Daishan Zhoushan 202,200
Shengsi Zhoushan 76,100
Jiaojiang Taizhou 653,800
Huangyan Taizhou 632,100
Luqiao Taizhou 616,600
Yuhuan Taizhou 616,300
Sanmen Taizhou 328,900
Tiantai Taizhou 382,800
Xianju Taizhou 342,700
Wenling Taizhou 1,366,800
Linhai Taizhou 1,028,800
Liandu Lishui 451,400
Qingtian Lishui 336,500
Jinyun Lishui 358,900
Suichang Lishui 190,200
Songyang Lishui 185,100
Yunhe Lishui 111,600
Qingyuan Lishui 141,500
Jingning Lishui 107,100
Longquan Lishui 234,600
Jiangdong (disestablished) Ningbo 366,648

References

  1. ^ 最新县及县以上行政区划代码(截止2014年10月31日) (in Simplified Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China.
  2. ^ 中华人民共和国行政区划沿革 (1949-2006). www.gov.cn. Government of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 11 January 2016.
  3. ^ 县级以上行政区划变更情况 (1999-present). www.mca.gov.cn. Ministry of Civial Affairs of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 11 January 2016.