View near Huarong Town
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (China Standard)|
|Website||华容区政府门户网站 (translation: Huarong District Government Web Portal (in Simplified Chinese)|
Huarong District (simplified Chinese: 华容区; traditional Chinese: 華容區; pinyin: Huáróng Qū) is a district of the city of Ezhou, Hubei province, People's Republic of China. The district is named after Huarong Town, the name of which is of disputed origin. Huarong (華容) is mentioned in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms.
Huarong is mostly rural. It is mostly located on the right (southern) bank of the Yangtze River, between Ezhou's main urban area (Echeng District) and Liangzihu District in the south and Hongshan District and Jiangxia District of the city of Wuhan in the west. Huarong District faces Xinzhou District and Tuanfeng County across the Yangtze to the north, and Huangzhou District to the east. The district administers islands in the Yangtze including part of Sand Islet (沙洲) near Echeng District and part of People's Islet (人民洲) near Tuanfeng County.
Geography [ edit ]
Administrative divisions [ edit ]
|#||Name||Chinese (S)||Pinyin Romanization|
|1||Huarong Town (Hua-jung) meaning disputed||华容镇/华蓉镇||Huáróng Zhèn|
|2||Duandian Town (Tuan-chia-tien) Duan Store||段店 镇||Duàndiàn Zhèn|
|3||Miaoling Town (Miao-ling) Temple Ridge||庙岭 镇||Miàolǐng Zhèn|
|former ||Gedian Town Ge Store||葛店镇||Gědiàn Zhèn|
|former||Hulin Town Hu Forest||胡林镇||Húlín Zhèn|
|4||Putuan Township Putuan||蒲团 乡||Pútuán Xiāng|
|5||Linjiang Township Near the River (Yangtze)||临江 乡||Línjiāng Xiāng|
|former||Dawan Township Great Bay||大湾乡||Dàwān Xiāng|
|former||Niji Township Mud Rock (now Niji Village)||泥矶村 (formerly 泥矶乡)||Níjī Cūn(Xiāng)|
Transportation [ edit ]
Huarong is served by the Wuhan–Jiujiang Railway.
Gallery [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
- In this video, pronounced as Huá and not Huà: http://www.hbhr.gov.cn/info/2016/C05233588.htm
华容镇 (in Chinese). Hubei Township Development Research Center (湖北小城镇发展研究中心). 6 December 2017. Retrieved 30 November 2007.
华容区历史沿革 [The Historical Development of Huarong District] (in Chinese). XZQH.org. 6 August 2014. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
华容区情概况 [Outline of the Conditions of Huarong District] (in Chinese). Huarong District People's Government. 6 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
1.2行政区划 华容区辖华容、段店、庙岭三镇和蒲团、临江二乡。 (translation: 1.2 Administrative Divisions Huarong District administers Huarong, Duandian and Miaoling in all three towns as well as Putuan and Jianglin in all two townships.)
鄂州撤销葛店镇 镇职能向功能区集中 (in Chinese). 腾讯打楚网. 9 April 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
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