Xuhui District

Xuhui (徐汇 区Xuhui Qū ) is one of the "inner" city districts of the Chinese -administered city of Shanghai. He has 886 071 inhabitants (2003 ) on an area of ​​54.76 square kilometers (of which 3.82 square kilometers of water ). The population density is 16 181 inhabitants per square kilometer. The City District Government has its seat in the Caoxi Beilu (漕溪北路) No 336

Until 1949 the city was still Xujiahui district Quality (徐家汇 区= district of the Xu family). To date, the region contributes to the central crossroads Xuhuis the name Xujiahui. From this family came Xu The Chinese Christian Xu Guangqi (徐光启), a pupil of the famous Italian missionary Matteo Ricci.

Administrative Divisions

At the community level, Xuhui is composed of twelve road districts and a large community. These are:

  • Road Xujiahui district (徐家汇 街道), the seat of government of the municipality;
  • Road district Caohejing (漕河泾 街道);
  • Road district Longbridge (长桥 街道);
  • Road district Fenglin Lu (枫林 路 街道);
  • Road district Hongmei Lu (虹梅 路 街道);
  • Road district Hunan Lu (湖南 路 街道);
  • Road district Kangjian Xincun (康健 新村 街道);
  • Road district Lingyun Lu (凌云 路 街道);
  • District Longhua street (龙华 街道);
  • Road district Tianlin (田林 街道);
  • Road district Tianping Lu (天平 路 街道);
  • Road district Xietu Lu (斜土 路 街道);
  • Greater community Huajing (华 泾 镇).

See also: List of administrative divisions of Shanghai