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is a medium-sized prefecture-level city
A prefectural level city , prefectural city or prefectural level municipality is an administrative division of the People's Republic of China, ranking below a province and above a county in China's administrative structure. Prefectural level cities form the second level of the administrative...
located in the northeast of China's Jiangxi
' is a southern province in the People's Republic of China. Spanning from the banks of the Yangtze River in the north into hillier areas in the south, it shares a border with Anhui to the north, Zhejiang to the northeast, Fujian to the east, Guangdong to the south, Hunan to the west, and Hubei to...
province. According to the 2010 Census
The Sixth National Population Census of the People's Republic of China, also referred to as the 2010 Chinese Census, was conducted by the National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China with a zero hour of November 1, 2010....
, Shangrao has a population of 6,579,714 inhabitants.
Shangrao itself is at the very western edge of the Wu-speaking areas, while most of its associated counties speak Gan.
- Shangrao Normal University(上饶师范学院) was previously called Shangrao Normal Junior College when it was founded in 1958. It changed its name to Gan Dong Bei University in 1959, but closed down during the period of the Culture Revolution. Authorizes by the State Council, Shangrao Normal Junior College was restored in 1977. Then, with authorization of Ministry of Education and People's Government of Jiangxi Province, it changed its name to Shangrao Normal College in March 2000. Over the past 20 years, more than 26,000 students graduated from this college and work in every walk of life all over China.
Shangrao administers one district, one county-level city
A county-level city is a county-level administrative division of mainland China. County-level cities are usually governed by prefecture-level divisions, but a few are governed directly by province-level divisions....
, and ten counties. The information here presented uses data from 2010 national census.
| English Name
| Xinzhou District
The district of Xinzhou is an administrative subdivision of the province of Jiangxi in China. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Shangrao.- External links : -...
|| Xìnzhōu Qū
| Dexing City
Dexing is a city in the province of Jiangxi, China. It is a county-level city under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Shangrao.- Notes and references :...
|| Déxīng Shì
| Shangrao County
Shangrao County is a county of Jiangxi province, People's Republic of China. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Shangrao.- External links : -...
|| Shàngráo Xiàn
| Guangfeng County
Guangfeng County is a county which lies in the most east of Jiangxi province, China. The county bordering Zhejiang and Fujian province. It covers 1377.79km² and the population reaches 760,000.-History:...
|| Guǎngfēng Xiàn
| Yushan County
Yushan is a county in the northeast of Jiangxi province, China. The county is Jiangxi's gateway to bordering Zhejiang province. It covers 1,731 km² and the population now reaches 560,000....
|| Yùshān Xiàn
| Yanshan County
|| Yánshān Xiàn
| Hengfeng County
Hengfeng County is a small county under the administration of Shangrao city, Jiangxi...
|| Héngfēng Xiàn
| Yiyang County
Yiyang is a county in the prefecture of Shangrao in the Province of Jiangxi in The People's Republic of China. In 1999 it had a population of inhabitants. .- References :...
|| Yìyáng Xiàn
| Yugan County
Yugan County is a county of Jiangxi province, People's Republic of China. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Shangrao....
|| Yúgān Xiàn
| Poyang County
Poyang County is a county under the administration of Shangrao city in Jiangxi Province of the People's Republic of China. It is located on the eastern side of Lake Poyang....
|| Póyáng Xiàn
| Wannian County
Wannian is a county under the jurisdiction of Shangrao City in Jiangxi, China.Its total area is 1140.76 square kilometers. Its 2003 population was 361,000.Under Wannian County are 6 towns and 9 townships....
|| Wànnián Xiàn
| Wuyuan County
Wuyuan County is a county of Jiangxi province, People's Republic of China. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Shangrao.- Demographics :The population of the district was in 1999....
|| Wùyuán Xiàn