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Full nameChangchun
Official name长春市
Native name长春
Settlement typeSub-provincial city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
County-level divisions10
MayorZhu Yejing (祝業精)
Total Area7925.4 sq mi (20532 km2)
Urban Area1807.3 sq mi (4682 km2)
Metro Area1807.3 sq mi (4682 km2)
Elevation730 ft (222.5 m)
Total Population7459005 (2010 census)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Urban (pop.)3341700
Metro (pop.)3341700
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard Time (UTC+8)
Postal code130000
Area code0431
License plate prefixes吉A
GDP (2007)CNY 208.9 billion
- per capitaCNY 28,131 (2007)

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Changchun ( ) is the capital and largest city of Jilin province, located in the northeast of the People's Republic of China, in the center of the Songliao Plain. It is administered as a sub-provincial city with a population of 7,677,089 at the 2010 census under its jurisdiction, including counties and county-level cities. The name, which means "Long Spring", originated from the Jurchen language. The 6 urban districts of Changchun's city proper have a total population of 3,341,700 in 2010 which correspond to the built up area.

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