Chang'an, Dongguan

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Chang'an

长安镇
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Chang'an is marked '14' on this map of Dongguan
Chang'an is marked '14' on this map of Dongguan
Chang'an is located in Guangdong
Chang'an
Chang'an
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 22°48′55″N 113°48′09″E / 22.8153°N 113.8024°E / 22.8153; 113.8024Coordinates: 22°48′55″N 113°48′09″E / 22.8153°N 113.8024°E / 22.8153; 113.8024
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Prefecture-level cityDongguan
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Chang'an Town (Chinese: 长安镇; pinyin: Cháng'ān zhèn) is an industrial town in the southwest of the Dongguan prefecture-level city in the Pearl River Delta of Guangdong Province, China. The population of Chang'an was 594,809 at the 2000 Census, making it the most populous town (zhèn) in China at that count.[1]

Economy[edit]

There are many manufacturing operations which tailor to the needs of the export industry, and as a result, Chang'an is one of the wealthiest districts in all of China.

Transportation[edit]

State Highway 107 and Guangzhou-Shenzhen Expressway run through the area.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Bureau of Statistics of China; Guangdong (in Chinese) Population of administrative units at the 2000 Population Census. Retrieved on 2010-04-25.

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