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Full nameXuchang
Official name许昌市
Native name许昌
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Total Area1928.8 sq mi (4997 km2)
Urban Area25.9 sq mi (67 km2)
Metro Area412.6 sq mi (1069 km2)
Elevation234 ft (71.3 m)
Highest Elevation3774.9 ft (1150.6 m)
Lowest Elevation165.4 ft (50.4 m)
Total Population4307199
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Urban (pop.)367004
Metro (pop.)1139644
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)
Postal codeUnknown
Area code374
GDP¥8,153 per capita (2002)
Major NationalitiesHan
County-level divisions6
Township-level divisionsunknown
License plate prefixes K

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Xuchang ( ; Postal map spelling: Hsuchang) is a prefecture-level city in central Henan province in Central China. It borders the provincial capital of Zhengzhou to the northwest, Kaifeng to the northeast, Zhoukou to the east, Luohe to the southeast, and Pingdingshan to the southwest.

Its population is 4,307,199 inhabitants at the 2010 census whom 1,139,644 live in the built up area (Weidu district and Xuchang county)

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