Jiujiang

Jiujiang

About Jiujiang

Jiujiang formerly transliterated Kiukiang or Kew Keang, is a prefecture-level city located on the southern shores of the Yangtze River in northwest Jiangxi Province, China. It is the second-largest prefecture-level city in Jiangxi province[citation needed], the largest one being Nanchang. Jiujiang literally means 'nine rivers'. Its population is 4,728,763 inhabitants at the 2010 census whom 545,616 in the built up area made of 2 urban districts (Xunyang and Lushan).

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