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Human Geography

  In October 2015, the State Council officially approved the merger between Zhabei District and Jing’an District for the consolidation of the new Jing’an District. With 1.1 million permanent resident population, the whole district covers a total area of 37 square kilometers and has jurisdiction over 13 sub-districts, 1 town and 274 neighborhood (village) committees. Named after the ancient Jing’an Temple in the region, “Jing’an” is located in downtown Shanghai and adjacent to the city’s six districts. As Shanghai’s important window to external exchanges, it has a long history and culture, and boasts beautiful urban environment, thriving commerce and business, innovative vitality and convenient information and communication as well.