Changning (长宁 区Changning Qū ) is a municipality in the west of the town center of the centrally-administered city of Shanghai in the People's Republic of China.
Changning has 964,000 inhabitants ( 2007) on an area of 38.3 square kilometers. The population density is 19,386 people per square kilometer.
Here are magnificent villas in addition to simple living quarters. The district borders the western neighborhood of Frankfurt Airport Shanghai Hongqiao. In the northeast are some great shopping centers. While traffic is limited to a few bikes in the ultra-modern neighborhoods of Shanghai, they are more likely to see here. Also living here many foreigners in gated park, so Changning is also called the "International District ".
Famous places of the district are:
- Shanghai Zoo
- Hongqiao Lu
- Shanghai Garden
- Song Qingling Mausoleum Road Hongqiao
- Tianshan Park
At the community level, Changning is composed of nine road districts and a large community. These are: