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Full nameXingcheng
Official name兴城市
Native name兴城
Settlement typeCounty-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Prefecture-level cityHuludao
Total Area815.6 sq mi (2113 km2)
Elevation27 ft (8.2 m)
Total Population552180 (2007)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)

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Xingcheng ( ), former name Ningyuan (宁远), is a county-level city of Northeast China with a population of approximately 140,000 urban inhabitants, and is located in southwest Liaoning on the northern coast of the Bohai Sea. Currently under the administration of Huludao City, the area is steeped in history, and contains one of the best preserved Ming Dynasty towns in China, as well as functioning as a laidback summer resort.

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