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Tongshan District

Tongshan
铜山区
District
Tongshan is located in Jiangsu
Tongshan
Tongshan
Location in Jiangsu
Coordinates:
Country People's Republic of China
Province Jiangsu
Prefecture-level city Xuzhou
Area
 • Total 2,088 km2 (806 sq mi)
Elevation 35 m (115 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 124,000
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Tongshan District (simplified Chinese: 铜山区; traditional Chinese: 銅山區; pinyin: Tóngshān Qū), formerly Tongshan County (simplified Chinese: 铜山县; traditional Chinese: 銅山縣; pinyin: Tóngshān Xiàn) is one of six districts of Xuzhou, Jiangsu province, People's Republic of China, bordering Anhui and Shandong provinces. The area derives its name from the copper-filled mountains to the north and east, and until September 2010 was a county. The district controls 8 subdistricts and 20 towns.

References

  • www.xzqh.org (Chinese)
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