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Changchun
长春
Sub-provincial ceety
长春市
Frae tap left, goin clockwise: Jilin Varsity First Hospital, Changchun Sooth Lake Pairk, Chongqing Road, Jilin TV Touer, Changchun Cultural Square, Film Ceety
Nickname(s): 北国春城 (Spring Ceety o the Northren Kintra)
Changchun (reid) in Jilin (orange)
Changchun is located in Jilin
Changchun
Changchun
Location o the ceety centre in Jilin
Coordinates: 43°54′N 125°12′E / 43.900°N 125.200°E / 43.900; 125.200
Kintra Fowkrepublic o Cheenae
Province Jilin
Coonty-level diveesions 6 destricts
3 coonty-level diveesions
1 coonty
Government
 • Mayor Cui Jie (崔杰)
Area[1]
 • Sub-provincial ceety 20,532 km2 (7,927 sq mi)
 • Urban 4,682 km2 (1,808 sq mi)
 • Metro 4,682 km2 (1,808 sq mi)
Elevation 222 m (730 ft)
Population (2010 census)[2]
 • Sub-provincial ceety 7,459,005
 • Density 360/km2 (940/sq mi)
 • Urban 3,341,700
 • Urban density 710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
 • Metro 3,341,700
 • Metro density 710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone Cheenae Staundart (UTC+8)
Postal code 130000
Area code(s) 0431
License plate prefixes A
GDP (2010) CNY 332.9 billion
 - per capita auto
ISO 3166-2 cn-22-01
Website www.changchun.gov.cn
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Changchun (Cheenese: 长春; pinyin: Chángchūn) is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Jilin province, locatit in the northeast o the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae, in the center o the Songliao Plain. It is administered as a sub-provincial ceety wi a population o aboot 7.5 million unner its jurisdiction, includin coonties an coonty-level ceeties. The name, which means "Lang Spring", oreeginatit frae the Jurchen leid. The urban districts o Changchun's ceety proper hae a total population o 4.86 million.[4]

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