Shuifu (Chinese: 水富市; pinyin: Shuǐfù Shì) is a county-level city under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Zhaotong, in the northeast of Yunnan province, China, bordering Sichuan to the east and northeast across the Jinsha River.

Shuifu

水富市
Location of Shuifu County (pink) and Zhaotong City (yellow) within Yunnan
Location of Shuifu County (pink) and Zhaotong City (yellow) within Yunnan
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityZhaotong
Area
 • Total319 km2 (123 sq mi)
Population
 • Total91,123
 • Density290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
657800
Area code(s)0870
Websiteshuifu.mofcom.gov.cn

HistoryEdit

Shuifu has only 25 years of history. It used to belong to Sichuan province, but it is now in Yunnan province.

AgricultureEdit

Rice, corn, pears.

TransportationEdit

There is a train-station outside the town itself. The Jinsha River passes by it. Many roads are connected to the town, and a huge freeway was under construction in 2006.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 28°37′59″N 104°25′05″E / 28.63306°N 104.41806°E / 28.63306; 104.41806