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Full nameTai'an
Official name泰安市
Native name泰安
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
County-level divisions6
City seatTaishan District
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CPC SecretaryYang Luyu
MayorLi Hongfeng
Total Area2995.8 sq mi (7761.15 km2)
Urban Area805.5 sq mi (2086.9 km2)
Metro Area805.5 sq mi (2086.9 km2)
Elevation547.9 ft (167 m)
Highest Elevation5397 ft (1645 m)
Total Population5494200 (2010 census)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Urban (pop.)1594877
Metro (pop.)1594877
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)
Area code538
License Plate Prefix鲁J

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Tai'an () is a prefecture-level city in western Shandong province, People's Republic of China.

Centered around Mount Tai, the city borders the provincial capital of Jinan to the north, Laiwu to the northeast, Zibo to the east, Linyi to the southeast, Liaocheng to the extreme west and Jining to the south. To the west, Tai'an is separated from the province of Henan by the Yellow River.

Its population is 5,494,200 at the 2010 census whom 1,594,877 in the built up area made of 2 urban districts (Xintai and Feicheng).

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