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Full nameJiaxing
Official name嘉兴市
Native name嘉兴
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
County-level divisions7
Township-level divisions75
MayorLi Weining (李卫宁)
Total Area1511.2 sq mi (3915 km2)
Total Population3355500 (2006)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)
Area code573
GDP¥229.6 billion
GDP per capita¥67,410
License Plate Prefix浙F

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Jiaxing ( ; Wu Chinese: Gāshīng [kɑɕiŋ]) is a prefecture-level city in northern Zhejiang province of Eastern China. Lying on the Grand Canal of China, Jiaxing borders Hangzhou to the southwest, Huzhou to the west, Shanghai to the northeast, and the province of Jiangsu to the north.

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