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Tongling

Tongling
Administration
Full nameTongling
Native name铜陵
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
CountryChina
ProvinceAnhui
County-level divisions4
Government
City seatTongguanshan District
( )
CPC SecretaryShen Suli (沈素琍)
MayorChen Liangping (陈良平)
Geography
Total Area429.6 sq mi (1113 km2)
Demography
Total Population716300
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)
Area code562
GDP¥32.5 billion
GDP per capita¥44,870
License Plate Prefix皖G

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Tongling ( ; former names: Tunglinghsien, Tungkwanshan; literally "Copper Hillock") is a prefecture-level city in southern Anhui province, People's Republic of China. A river port along the Yangtze River, Tongling borders Chaohu to the north, Wuhu to the east, Chizhou to the southwest and Anqing to the west.

The asteroid 12418 Tongling was named after the city.


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