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Dongyang

Administration
Full nameDongyang
Official nameDongyang
Native name东阳
Settlement typeCounty-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceZhejiang
Prefecture-level CityJinhua
City IncorporationMay 1988
Government
CPC SecretaryYongzhi Jiang (蒋永志)
MayorYuejin Jiang (江跃进)
Geography
Total Area671.3 sq mi (1739 km2)
Demography
Total Population801994 (2006)
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard Time (UTC+8)
Regional DialectDongyang dialect

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Dongyang Traditional Chinese: 東陽, simplified Chinese: 东阳; pinyin: Dōngyáng) is a Chinese city of about 800,000 people in the middle of Zhejiang Province, about 200 kilometers south of Hangzhou. Dongyang lies in the central area of Zhejiang Province, covering an area of 1739 square kilometers. It administrates 11 towns, 1 county, 6 subdistrict offices, and it belongs to the Delta Economic Region of the Yangtze River. It has been ratified by the State Council as an open-up city and a famous cultural city with a long history in the central area of Zhejiang.


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