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Full nameLu'an
Official name六安市
Native name六安
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
County-level divisions7
Township-level divisions196
City seatJin'an District
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CPC SecretaryNi Fa'ke (倪发科)
MayorTang Linxiang (汤林祥)
Total Area7002.4 sq mi (18141 km2)
Urban Area1381.9 sq mi (3580 km2)
Metro Area1381.9 sq mi (3580 km2)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Urban (pop.)1482729
Metro (pop.)1482729
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)
Area code564
License Plate Prefix皖N

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Lu'an ( ), is a prefecture-level city in western Anhui Province, People's Republic of China, with a population of 5,612,590 inhabitants at 2010 census. Its built up area is home to 1,482,729 inhabitants spread out on 2 urban districts. It borders the provincial capital city Hefei to the east, Huainan to the northeast, Fuyang to the north, Chaohu City to the southeast, Anqing to the south, and the province of Henan to the west.

Although the character "六" (literally: "six") is normally pronounced "Liù", in this case it changes to "Lù" on account of the local dialect.

Not to be confused with Luan County, is a county of Hebei, China.

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