Zhaoyang
昭阳区
Location of Zhaoyang District (pink) and Zhaotong City (yellow) within Yunnan
Location of Zhaoyang District (pink) and Zhaotong City (yellow) within Yunnan
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
PrefectureZhaotong City
Area
 • Total2,240 km2 (860 sq mi)
Population
 • Total760,000
 • Density340/km2 (880/sq mi)
Postal code
657000
Area code(s)0870
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Zhaoyang District (simplified Chinese: 昭阳区; traditional Chinese: 昭陽區; pinyin: Zhāoyáng Qū) is the only district and the seat of the city of Zhaotong, in the northeast of Yunnan Province, China. It borders the provinces of Guizhou to the southeast and Sichuan to the west.

Administrative divisions

Zhaoyang County has 3 subdistricts, 10 towns, 3 townships and 4 ethnic townships.[1]

3 subdistricts
10 towns
  • Jiupu (旧圃镇)
  • Yongfeng (永丰镇)
  • Beizha (北闸镇)
  • Panhe (盘河镇)
  • Jing'an (靖安镇)
  • Sayu (洒渔镇)
  • Leju (乐居镇)
  • Sujiayuan (苏家院镇)
  • Dashanbao (大山包镇)
  • Yanshan (炎山镇)
3 townships
4 ethnic townships
  • Buga Hui (布嘎回族乡)
  • Shouwang Hui (守望回族乡)
  • Xiaolongdong Hui and Yi (小龙洞回族彝族乡)
  • Qinggangling Hui and Yi (青岗岭回族彝族乡)

References

  1. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.

Coordinates: 27°19′N 103°42′E / 27.317°N 103.700°E / 27.317; 103.700