Information about provinces, cities, counties,towns in China
Set Homepage
Add Favorite
Sign in || Sign Up

China Guide > Fujian>Quanzhou Municipality; [福建省泉州市] [Pinyin:Fú Jiàn Shěng Quán Zhōu Shì]

Quanzhou Municipality, A prefecture-level city under Fujian Province , In Chinese [泉州市]

Facts & Informations :

Administrative Division Code : 350500;
Post Code : 362000;
Phone Area Code :0595
The Prefix of Motor Vehicle License Plate : 闽C
The Prefix of Citizen Identity Card Number: 350500
Area Coverage: 11244 square kilometers;
Population : 6,820,000 persons (Including the subordinate cities and counties);
The Seat : Fengze District
Quanzhou in Pictures
The adminitrative division form of Quanzhou is Municipality, which is one of the four administrative divisional forms at the the second level of China local administrative division system .
Municipality is also referred to as a prefecture level city (地级市). Most of Chinese big cities belong to this variety.
A prefecture-level municipality is subject to the juridiction of a provincial government ,and directly controls some urban districts while overseeing some counties or smaller cities on behalf of the provincial government.
Thus it's normal to see a large City (a Municipality) have jurisdiction over some small cities in China.
Urban Subdivisions of Quanzhou City
S/NFull NameIn Chinese In PinyinDivison type
1Quangang District泉港区Quangang QuDistrict
2Luojiang District洛江区Luojiang QuDistrict
3Fengze District丰泽区Fengze QuDistrict
4Licheng District鲤城区Licheng QuDistrict
Subdivisions Under the jurisdication of Quanzhou Municipality
The components of greater Quanzhou Municipality
S/NFull NameIn Chinese In PinyinDivison type
1Nan′an City南安市Nan′an ShiCity
2Jinjiang City晋江市Jinjiang ShiCity
3Shishi City石狮市Shishi ShiCity
4Jinmen County金门县Jinmen XianCounty
5Dehua County德化县Dehua XianCounty
6Yongchun County永春县Yongchun XianCounty
7Anxi County安溪县Anxi XianCounty
8Hui′an County惠安县Hui′an XianCounty
* For detailed explanation of county-level adm. divisions please visit>>>>

Overview


Quanzhou, a prefecture-level city in southeastern Fujian Province, lies on the coast in a south-southwesterly direction from Fuzhou, the province's capital and the place where the province's largest - and longest (577 kilometers) - river, the Min Jiang, empties into the East Sea. In terms of measureable distance, Quanzhou lies about 120 kilometers in a straight line from Fuzhou. Quanzhou the ancient prefecture is also known as Min Nan ("Southern" Min of the Minyue, one of the many tribes of the "Hundred Yue" peoples who resided on the southern fringes of pre-Han (BCE .....
Click to read more>>>>>>>>>


Sign in or Sign up to write a post about this topic Reviews and Messages Posted by Visitors



Directory

China Government Directory
China Manufacturers Directories
China Banks Directory
China Sports Facilities Directory
China Hospitals Directory
China Recreation Directory

Guide

China Railway Guide
China Airport Guide
China Tour Guide
China Hotel Guide
China Restaurant Guide
China Shopping Guide

Searching and Locating

IP Locator
Citizen ID Number Locator
Mob/Fix Phone No. Locator
Zip Number Locator
Area Searching
Street Searching

Hot Cities

Shanghai City
Beijing City
Guangzhou City
Shenzhen City
Hangzhou City
Yiwu City

A B C D E F G H J K L M N O P Q R S T U W X Y Z
Home| Privacy Policy| Agreement| Contact| About Us | Sitemap
2010 cfguide.com ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Last updated on Jul. 24,2013 . (Jan. 22)