Hulan District

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Hulan

呼兰区
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Location of Hulan in Harbin
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Harbin in Heilongjiang
Coordinates: 45°53′21″N126°35′18″E / 45.8893°N 126.5883°E / 45.8893; 126.5883 Coordinates: 45°53′21″N126°35′18″E / 45.8893°N 126.5883°E / 45.8893; 126.5883 [1]
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Province Heilongjiang
Sub-provincial city Harbin
Area
[2]
  Total2,185.9 km2 (844.0 sq mi)
Population
 (2010) [3]
  Total764,534
  Density350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
1505XX
Website hulan.gov.cn

Hulan District (simplified Chinese :呼兰区; traditional Chinese :呼蘭區; pinyin :Hūlán Qū) is one of nine districts of the prefecture-level city of Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang Province, Northeast China, covering part of the northeastern suburbs. The district was approved to establish from the former Hulan County (呼兰县) by the Chinese State Council on February 4, 2004. [4] It borders Bayan County to the east, Bin County to the southeast, Daowai District to the south, and Songbei District to the southwest, as well as the prefecture-level city of Suihua to the northwest.

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