Yizhou District, Hami
Yizhou (Uyghur: ئىۋىرغول رايونى, Ивирғол, ULY: Iwirghol; Chinese: 伊州; pinyin: Yīzhōu), is the central district of the Hami prefecture-level city, in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China. Its population was 472,175 at the end of 2010. It was known as Hami county-level city until February 2016, when it was merged with the Hami Prefecture to form the Hami prefecture-level city, and the county-level city was renamed Yizhou District. Xingxingxia (Singsingsia) town (星星峡镇) is located on the border with Gansu.
伊州区 • ئىۋىرغول رايونى
Location of Yizhou (red) in Hami (yellow) and Xinjiang
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Township-level divisions||3 subdistricts|
|Municipal seat||Sherqi osteng Subdistrict (东河区街道)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (China Standard)|
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- Journal of the North-China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society. The Branch. 1876. pp. 184–.
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