Jintang County

Jintang County[a] is a county of Sichuan Province, China, it is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Chengdu, the provincial capital.

Jintang County
金堂县
Jintang, Chengdu, Sichuan, China - panoramio (6).jpg
Location of Jintang County in Sichuan
Location of Jintang County in Sichuan
Jintang is located in Sichuan
Jintang
Jintang
Location of the seat in Sichuan
Coordinates: 30°51′04″N 104°24′58″E / 30.851°N 104.416°E / 30.851; 104.416Coordinates: 30°51′04″N 104°24′58″E / 30.851°N 104.416°E / 30.851; 104.416[1]
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceSichuan
Sub-provincial cityChengdu
Area
 • Total1,156 km2 (446 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • Total717,225
 • Density620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
6104XX
Area code(s)028
Chengdu district map
Subdivisions of Chengdu, Sichuan
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Airplane silhouette.svg
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Core districts
1 Jinjiang
2 Qingyang
3 Jinniu
4 Wuhou
5 Chenghua
Suburbs
6 Longquanyi
7 Qingbaijiang
8 Xindu
9 Wenjiang
11 Shuangliu
12 Pidu
15 Xinjin
Satellite cities
16 Dujiangyan
17 Pengzhou
18 Qionglai
19 Chongzhou
20 Jianyang
Rural
10 Jintang Co.
13 Dayi Co.
14 Pujiang Co.
Websitejintang.gov.cn
Jintang County
Traditional Chinese金堂
Simplified Chinese金堂
Literal meaningGolden Hall County

GeographyEdit

Jintang is bordered by the prefecture-level cities of Deyang to the north and east and Jianyang to the south.

HistoryEdit

In the 19th century, Jintang County was regarded as producing the best tobacco in Sichuan after nearby Pidu District.[4]

Administrative divisionsEdit

Jintang is subdivided in 6 subdistricts and 10 towns:[5]

Subdistricts

  • Zhaodao subdistrict (赵镇街道)
  • Guancang subdistrict (官仓街道)
  • Qixian subdistrict (栖贤街道)
  • Gaoban subdistrict (高板街道)
  • Baiguo subdistrict (白果街道)
  • Huaikou subdistrict (淮口街道)

Towns

  • Wufeng (五凤镇)
  • Sanxi (三溪镇)
  • Fuxing (福兴镇)
  • Jinlong (金龙镇)
  • Zhaojia (赵家镇)
  • Zhugao (竹篙镇)
  • Zhuanlong (转龙镇)
  • Tuqiao (土桥镇)
  • Yunhe (云合镇)
  • Youxin (又新镇)

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Jintang (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 20.1
(68.2)
23.6
(74.5)
32.8
(91.0)
33.4
(92.1)
37.1
(98.8)
36.7
(98.1)
38.1
(100.6)
37.9
(100.2)
36.8
(98.2)
30.6
(87.1)
26.1
(79.0)
19.0
(66.2)
38.1
(100.6)
Average high °C (°F) 9.8
(49.6)
12.3
(54.1)
16.9
(62.4)
22.7
(72.9)
27.3
(81.1)
29.0
(84.2)
30.6
(87.1)
30.3
(86.5)
26.2
(79.2)
21.3
(70.3)
16.6
(61.9)
11.0
(51.8)
21.2
(70.1)
Daily mean °C (°F) 6.0
(42.8)
8.4
(47.1)
12.3
(54.1)
17.5
(63.5)
22.1
(71.8)
24.5
(76.1)
26.1
(79.0)
25.6
(78.1)
22.0
(71.6)
17.5
(63.5)
12.6
(54.7)
7.3
(45.1)
16.8
(62.3)
Average low °C (°F) 3.2
(37.8)
5.6
(42.1)
8.9
(48.0)
13.6
(56.5)
18.1
(64.6)
21.0
(69.8)
22.8
(73.0)
22.3
(72.1)
19.3
(66.7)
15.0
(59.0)
9.9
(49.8)
4.7
(40.5)
13.7
(56.7)
Record low °C (°F) −4.4
(24.1)
−2.1
(28.2)
−1.6
(29.1)
4.6
(40.3)
7.2
(45.0)
14.2
(57.6)
17.1
(62.8)
16.3
(61.3)
12.9
(55.2)
3.2
(37.8)
0.6
(33.1)
−4.3
(24.3)
−4.4
(24.1)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 7.1
(0.28)
9.3
(0.37)
17.9
(0.70)
40.2
(1.58)
71.4
(2.81)
109.8
(4.32)
179.2
(7.06)
195.3
(7.69)
110.6
(4.35)
35.9
(1.41)
10.5
(0.41)
4.9
(0.19)
792.1
(31.17)
Average relative humidity (%) 81 78 75 74 71 77 82 83 83 83 81 82 79
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Also formerly romanized as Kin-tang Heen.[3]

ReferencesEdit

Citations
  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Jintang" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. ^ 我市2010年第六次全国人口普查数据公报 (in Chinese). Government of Chengdu. 2011-05-13. Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2011-08-04.
  3. ^ Gutzlaff (1838), p. 533.
  4. ^ Baynes, T. S., ed. (1878), "China" , Encyclopædia Britannica, 5 (9th ed.), New York: Charles Scribner's Sons
  5. ^ "2020年统计用区划代码". www.stats.gov.cn. Retrieved 2021-06-06.
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