Zhenjiang (Cheenese Postal Cairt Romanisation: Chenkiang; simplifeed Cheenese: 镇江; traditeeonal Cheenese: 鎮江; pinyin: Zhènjiāng; Wade–Giles: Chen-chiang) is a prefectur-level ceety in the soothwast o Jiangsu province in the eastern Fowkrepublic o Cheenae (PRC). Sittin on the soothren bank o the Yangtze River, it borders the provincial caipital o Nanjing tae the wast, Changzhou tae the east, an Yangzhou athort the river tae the north.

Zhenjiang

镇江
镇江市
Jinshan
Jinshan
Location of Zhenjiang City (yellow) in Jiangsu
Location of Zhenjiang City (yellow) in Jiangsu
Zhenjiang is locatit in China
Zhenjiang
Zhenjiang
Location in Cheenae
Coordinates: 32°12′N 119°25′E / 32.200°N 119.417°E / 32.200; 119.417
KintraFowkrepublic o Cheenae
ProvinceJiangsu
Govrenment
 • MayorXu Jinrong (许津荣)
Area
 • Prefectur-level ceety3,799 km2 (1,467 sq mi)
 • Urban
1,059 km2 (409 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 census)
 • Prefectur-level ceety3,113,384
 • Urban
1,189,320
Time zoneUTC+8 (Cheenae Staundart)
Postal code
212000, 212100
(Urban center)
212200-212400
(Other areas)
Aurie code(s)511
GDP¥167.2 billion (2009)
GDP per capita¥54,732 (2009)
Major NationalitiesHan - 99.43%
Hui
Uyghur
Kazakh
Tatar
Coonty-level diveesions6
Tounship-level diveesions77
License Plate Prefix苏L
Wabsteidhttp://www.zhenjiang.gov.cn

Ance kent as Jingjiang (Cheenese: 京江; Cheenese Postal Cairt Romanisation: Chingkiang) or Jingkou (Cheenese: 京口; Cheenese Postal Cairt Romanisation: Chingkow), Zhenjiang is the day an important transportation hub, awin tae its location near the intersection o the Yangtze River an the Grand Canal.

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