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Taiyuan
太原市
Prefectur-level ceety
Clockwise frae tap: Dountoun Taiyuan, The east pagoda in Twin Pagoda Temple, Jinci Temple, Longtan Pairk.
Clockwise frae tap: Dountoun Taiyuan, The east pagoda in Twin Pagoda Temple, Jinci Temple, Longtan Pairk.
Nickname(s): Bingzhou (并州); Jinyang (晋阳); Dragon City (龙城)
Taiyuan (reid) in Shanxi (orange)
Taiyuan (reid) in Shanxi (orange)
Taiyuan is locatit in Shanxi
Taiyuan
Taiyuan
Location o the ceety center in Shanxi
Coordinates: 37°52′10″N 112°33′37″E / 37.86944°N 112.56028°E / 37.86944; 112.56028Coordinates: 37°52′10″N 112°33′37″E / 37.86944°N 112.56028°E / 37.86944; 112.56028
Kintra Fowkrepublic o Cheenae
Province Shanxi
Govrenment
 • Pairty Secretar Wu Zhenglong
 • Mayor Geng Yanbo 耿彦波
Aurie
 • Prefectur-level ceety 6,959 km2 (2,687 sq mi)
 • Urban 1,460 km2 (560 sq mi)
Elevation 800 m (2,600 ft)
Heichest elevation 2,670 m (8,760 ft)
Lawest elevation 760 m (2,490 ft)
Population (2010 census)[1]
 • Prefectur-level ceety 4,201,591
 • Density 600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
 • Urban 3,212,500
 • Urban density 2,200/km2 (5,700/sq mi)
Time zone Cheenae Staundart (UTC+8)
Postal code 030000
Aurie code(s) 351
GDP ¥ 177.8 billion (2010)
GDP per capita ¥ 50,802 (2010)
Major Nationalities Han
Licence plates A
Admeenistrative diveesion code 140100
ISO 3166-2 CN-14-01
Wabsteid taiyuan.gov.cn

Taiyuan (Cheenese: 太原; pinyin: Tàiyuán [tʰaɪ̂ɥɛ̌n], an aa kent as Bing (并), Jinyang (晋阳)[2]) is the caipital an lairgest ceety o North China's Shanxi province.[3]

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Taiyuan haes a friendship pairin wi the follaeing ceeties:[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "山西省2010年第六次全国人口普查主要数据公报(Sixth National Population Census of the People's Republic of China" (in Cheenese). National Bureau of Statistics of China. Retrieved 2015-06-02. 
  2. "太原市". www.shanxigov.cn (in Chinese). 山西省人民政府. 26 October 2012. Retrieved 23 July 2015. 
  3. "Illuminating China's Provinces, Municipalities and Autonomous Regions". PRC Central Government Official Website. Retrieved 2014-05-17. 
  4. "Foreign Exchanges". Doing Business in Shanxi. China.org.cn. Retrieved 7 April 2013. 
  5. "Sister Cities of Nashville". SCNashville.org. Retrieved August 3, 2011.