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Longjing is a city in Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, southeastern Jilin province, Northeast China. It lies on the Tumen River opposite the North Korean city Hoeryong.

Longjing

龙井市 · 룡정시
Longjing is located in Jilin
Longjing
Longjing
Location in Jilin province
Coordinates: 42°46′N 129°26′E / 42.767°N 129.433°E / 42.767; 129.433Coordinates: 42°46′N 129°26′E / 42.767°N 129.433°E / 42.767; 129.433
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceJilin
PrefectureYanbian
SeatAnmin Subdistrict
Area
 • Total2,591 km2 (1,000 sq mi)
Elevation
266 m (873 ft)
Population
 • Total258,000
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Website[1]
Longjing, Jilin
Simplified Chinese龙井市
Traditional Chinese龍井市
Chinese Korean name
Chosŏn'gŭl룡정시
South Korean name
Hangul룽징 시

Its population is approximately 258,000. It borders Yanji and Tumen City on the northeast, Helong to the southwest, and Antu County in the southwest. The border length is 142.5 kilometres (88.5 mi).

Yun Dong-ju studied in Longjing.[citation needed]

Administrative divisionsEdit

Longjing has two subdistricts, six towns and two townships:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "延边朝鲜族自治州-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org" (in Chinese). xzqh.org. Retrieved 2011-04-28.

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