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Location in Jiangxi
Location in Jiangxi
Coordinates: 28°17′33″N117°14′43″E / 28.2925°N 117.2454°E / 28.2925; 117.2454Coordinates: 28°17′33″N117°14′43″E / 28.2925°N 117.2454°E / 28.2925; 117.2454
Country People's Republic of China
Province Jiangxi
Prefecture-level city Yingtan

Guixi (simplified Chinese: 贵溪; traditional Chinese: 貴溪; literally: 'Noble Stream') is a county-level city under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Yingtan, Jiangxi Province, China, bordering Zhejiang Province to the southeast.

The city covers two-thirds of the land area in the municipal region. Like Yuehu District, the prefectural seat, Guixi's centre Xiongshi lies on the Xin River (信江).

Administration [ edit ]

The city executive, legislature and judiciary are in Xiongshi Town (雄石镇), together with the CPC and PSB branches.[1]

Towns (镇, zhen) [ edit ]

The city oversees 14 other towns:

  • Zhoufang (周坊)
  • Taqiao (塔桥)
  • Sili (泗沥)
  • Hongtang (鸿塘)
  • Zhiguang (志光)
  • Hetan (河潭)
  • Liukou (流口)
  • Luohe (罗河)
  • Longhushan (龙虎山) - access to Longhushan Mountain
  • Shangqing (上清) - access to Longhushan Mt.
  • Jintun (金屯)
  • Tangwan (塘湾)
  • Wenfang (文坊)
  • Lengshui (冷水)

Townships (乡, xiang) [ edit ]

There is one Ethnic Township (民族乡) for the She people at Zhangping (樟坪), upstream from Wenfang Town.

Transportation [ edit ]

Rail [ edit ]

Guixi is a railroad junction for the Anhui–Jiangxi and the Zhejiang-Jiangxi Railways.

Notes and references [ edit ]

  1. ^ Jiangxi Sheng Ditu, published by PLA Factory 4236, January, 2002. ISBN 7-5031-2862-3/K-1312
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