Huiyang District

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Huiyang

惠阳区

Waiyeung
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Huiyang is located in Guangdong
Huiyang
Huiyang
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 22°47′20″N 114°28′18″E / 22.78889°N 114.47167°E / 22.78889; 114.47167Coordinates: 22°47′20″N 114°28′18″E / 22.78889°N 114.47167°E / 22.78889; 114.47167
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Prefecture-level cityHuizhou
Area
 • Total1,262 km2 (487 sq mi)
Population
558,000
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Huiyang District (postal: Waiyeung; simplified Chinese: 惠阳区; traditional Chinese: 惠陽區; pinyin: Huìyáng Qū; Jyutping: wai6joeng4 keoi1 is a district of Huizhou, Guangdong province, People's Republic of China. It was renamed in 2003 amid the restructuring of districts and counties in Huizhou. Formerly named Huiyang city (county level), its size shrank after the restructuring with several towns incorporated into the Huicheng district of Huizhou. Huiyang is the southern urban center of Huizhou along with Huicheng as the northern urban center.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Name Chinese (S) Hanyu Pinyin Population (2010)[1] Area (km2)
Danshui Subdistrict 淡水街道 Dànshuǐ Jiēdào 226,703 80
Qiuchang Subdistrict 秋长街道 Qiūzhǎng Jiēdào 81,224 109.9
Aotou Subdistrict 澳头街道 Àotóu Jiēdào 58,766 110
Xiayong Subdistrict 霞涌街道 Xiáyǒng Jiēdào 19,304 80.8
Yonghu town 永湖镇 Yǒnghú Zhèn 25,575 130
Liangjing town 良井镇 Liángjǐng Zhèn 25,043 72.6
Pingtan town 平潭镇 Píngtán Zhèn 32,271 105
Shatian town 沙田镇 Shātián Zhèn 29,276 85
Xinxu town 新圩镇 Xīnwéi Zhèn 83,283 158.4
Zhenlong town 镇隆镇 Zhènlóng Zhèn 46,982 115.3

Transport[edit]

There is a bus service from Huiyang District to Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport in Shenzhen.[2]

Climate[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ shi, Guo wu yuan ren kou pu cha ban gong; council, Guo jia tong ji ju ren kou he jiu ye tong ji si bian = Tabulation on the 2010 population census of the people's republic of China by township / compiled by Population census office under the state; population, Department of; statistics, employment statistics national bureau of (2012). Zhongguo 2010 nian ren kou pu cha fen xiang, zhen, jie dao zi liao (Di 1 ban. ed.). Beijing Shi: Zhongguo tong ji chu ban she. ISBN 978-7-5037-6660-2.
  2. ^ "Guangdong Traffic." Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport. Retrieved on May 9, 2018. "viarou tesections [sic][...]huiyang terminal"