Ziyang (simplified Chinese: 资阳; traditional Chinese: 資陽; pinyin: Zīyáng; Wade–Giles: Tzu-yang) prefecture-level city in eastern Sichuan province, China, with around 920,000 inhabitants residing in its urban area (2017 est.). It is bordered by the provincial capital of Chengdu to the northwest, Deyang to the north, Suining to the northeast, Chongqing municipality to the east, and Neijiang to the west. Its development is going to be very important because of the proximity of Chengdu new Airport and economic zone.

Ziyang

资阳市
Ziyang in 2012
Ziyang in 2012
Location of Ziyang in Sichuan
Location of Ziyang in Sichuan
Coordinates (Ziyang municipal government): 30°07′44″N 104°37′37″E / 30.129°N 104.627°E / 30.129; 104.627Coordinates: 30°07′44″N 104°37′37″E / 30.129°N 104.627°E / 30.129; 104.627
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceSichuan
Municipal seatYanjiang District
Area
 • Prefecture-level city5,748 km2 (2,219 sq mi)
 • Urban
1,633 km2 (631 sq mi)
 • Metro
1,633 km2 (631 sq mi)
Population
 (31.12.2017 (est.))
 • Prefecture-level city2,553,100
 • Density440/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
 • Urban
917,400
 • Urban density560/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Metro
917,400
 • Metro density560/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Area code(s)028
ISO 3166 codeCN-SC-20
Websitewww.ziyang.gov.cn

SubdivisionsEdit

Map
# Name Hanzi Hanyu Pinyin Population (2010) Area (km²) Density (/km²)
1 Yanjiang District 雁江区 Yànjiāng Qū 905,729 1,633 554
2 Lezhi County 乐至县 Lèzhì Xiàn 546,773 1,424 384
3 Anyue County 安岳县 Ānyuè Xiàn 1,141,347 2,690 424

Government and infrastructureEdit

Sichuan Provincial Women's Prison is in Yangma Town (养马镇), Jianyang.[1]

ClimateEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 四川省女子监狱. Archived from the original on December 19, 2015. Retrieved December 20, 2015. 四川省女子监狱地处简阳市养马镇[...] (Archive). Sichuan Provincial Administration of Prisons
  2. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 20 October 2018.

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