Longmen Town at night,with Zengjiang River passing through
Location in Huizhou City
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|County seat||Longcheng Subdistrict (龙城街道)|
|• Total||2,295 km2 (886 sq mi)|
|• Density||140/km2 (360/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (China Standard)|
|Literal meaning|| Dragon Gate|
Longmen County,alternately romanized as Lungmoon, 2,295 square kilometers (886 sq mi).is a county of Guangdong, China, administered as part of the prefecture-level city of Huizhou. In 2004, Longmen County had a population of 320,596 residing in an area of
The northernmost county-level division of Huizhou, Longmen County borders Dongyuan County to the east, Boluo County to the south, Zengcheng and Conghua to the west, and Xinfeng County to the north.
Longmen County comprises two subdistrict, seven towns, and a township:
|Name||Chinese (S)||Hanyu Pinyin||Population (2010)||Area (km2)|
|Longcheng Subdistrict||龙城街道||Lóngchéng Jiēdào||81,835||115.5|
|Pingling Subdistrict||平陵街道||Pínglíng Jiēdào||36,533||143|
|Mazha town||麻榨镇||Mázhà Zhèn||22,128||54.5|
|Yonghan town||永汉镇||Yǒnghàn Zhèn||47,680||215|
|Longtian town||龙田镇||Lóngtián Zhèn||17,810||195.5|
|Longtan town||龙潭镇||Lóngtán Zhèn||22,306||257|
|Dipai town||地派镇||Depài Zhèn||13,991||211|
|Longhua town||龙华镇||Lónghuá Zhèn||33,423||179|
|Longjiang town||龙江镇||Lóngjiāng Zhèn||23,167||54.5|
|Lantian Yao Ethnic Township||蓝田瑶族乡||Lántián Yáozú Xiāng||7,716||169|
In addition to Mandarin, there are several local languages spoken within Longmen County: Cantonese, Hakka, Minnan, and ethnic-minority languages such as Yao and She.
|Climate data for Longmen (1981−2010)|
|Record high °C (°F)||28.8|
|Average high °C (°F)||18.7|
|Daily mean °C (°F)||12.5|
|Average low °C (°F)||8.3|
|Record low °C (°F)||−2.9|
|Average precipitation mm (inches)||52.8|
|Average relative humidity (%)||77||81||84||86||86||87||84||85||83||79||77||75||82|
|Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center|
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