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Full nameJingmen
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
Total Area4787.9 sq mi (12404 km2)
Total Population2984000 (2002)
Metro (pop.)350000
Other information
Time zoneChina standard time (UTC+8)

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Jingmen ( ) is a prefecture-level city in Hubei province of the People's Republic of China. Jingmen is within an area where cotton and oil crops are planted. The population of the city is approximately 2,984,000 (prefecture-level population). The urban area of Jingmen City has a population of about 350,000. Jingmen is so named as in ancient times it was the gateway to Jingzhou, one of the Nine Provinces and means literally Gateway to Jingzhou.

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