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Xinyi, alternately romanized as Sunyi,[a] is a county-level city in Guangdong Province, China. It is administered as part of the prefecture-level city of Maoming in the southwestern corner of the province,[2] bordering Guangxi to the west. It has a population of 913,708 people.[when?]

Xinyi

信宜市

Sunyi; Hsini
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Xinyi is the northernmost division on this map of Maoming
Xinyi is the northernmost division on this map of Maoming
Xinyi is located in Guangdong
Xinyi
Xinyi
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 22°21′18″N 110°56′48″E / 22.3549°N 110.9468°E / 22.3549; 110.9468Coordinates: 22°21′18″N 110°56′48″E / 22.3549°N 110.9468°E / 22.3549; 110.9468
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Prefecture-level cityMaoming
Area
 • Total3,081 km2 (1,190 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 census)
913,708
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
525300
Area code(s)(0)668
License plate prefixes粤K
Websitewww.xinyi.gov.cn
Xinyi
Chinese信宜
PostalSunyi

HistoryEdit

Under the Qing, Xinyi County formed part of the commandery of Gaozhou.[1] After the Chinese Civil War, it was reörganized under Maoming.

TransportationEdit

SchoolsEdit

Xinyi Middle School, the first county school in Xinyi District, was set up in 1916. It is now a national-level model high school.

DistrictsEdit

ClimateEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Xinyi was also formerly romanized Sin-e.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Gützlaff, Charles, China Opened, p. 527.
  2. ^ F_127. "China's army aviation airdrop necessities to disaster-stricken Xinyi, Guangdong - People's Daily Online". english.peopledaily.com.cn. Retrieved 19 April 2018.

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