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Lishui, Zhejiang

Full nameLishui
Official name丽水市
Native name丽水
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
County-level divisions9
Township-level divisions197
MayorLiu Xiping (刘希平)
Total Area6677 sq mi (17298 km2)
Total Population2506600
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)
Area code578
GDP¥50.6 billion (2008)
GDP per capita¥22,053 (2008)
License Plate Prefix浙K

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Lishui ( ) is a prefecture-level city in southwestern Zhejiang province of Eastern China. It borders Quzhou, Jinhua and Taizhou to the north, Wenzhou to the southeast, and the province of Fujian to the southwest. The name of the city literally means "Beautiful Water", and the pronunciation of its first character is "lí", not the usual "lì".

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