Honggutan New District
Located in the west bank of Ganjiang River, Honggutan New District is a new urban area set up by Nanchang Municipal Party Committee and Municipal Government for expanding urban scale and building the urban development strategy of "One River Two Banks" in Nanchang, and one of few urban new districts possessing provincial and municipal administrative centers in China. With an area of about 175km2 and permanent population of over 600 thousand, Honggutan New District vigorously develops modern service industry like financial insurance, business and trade service, VR, education and health maintenance, headquarters building, cultural tourism and exhibition, high-tech service industry, and etc., actively builds provincial and municipal administrative center, financial center, business center, cultural center and innovation center, and strives for building the core leading area for great Nanchang metropolis circle.
Donghu District, with an area of 56.95km2 and permanent resident population of 503 thousand, is convenient in traffic, with several urban main roads intersecting here, covering four subways lines in the future; it is developed in business, gathering a lot of shopping malls, the regional headquarters of a lot of famous business enterprises settle in Donghu, like Wal-Mart, Parkson, Vanguard, and etc., total social consumer goods rank in the forefront of the city; it is active in finance, almost all the national financial institutions in Jiangxi establish branches here; profound in culture, having undertaken over 2000-year history and culture of Nanchang; rich in education talent resources; innovative and inclusive, winning the first batch of core district of “national model city for entrepreneurship and innovation base of small and micro businesses”, possessing the first Taobao local characteristic trading platform of the province. In recent years, the development of Donghu District is blossoming, having successively won nearly 100 national and provincial honors like national advanced district for boosting the balanced development of compulsory education, national advanced district for sci-tech progress, national advanced district for civil work, national advanced county (district) for culture, national model district of the construction of harmonious community, national advanced district for mass sports, and etc.
Xihu District, with an area of 34.8km2 and permanent resident population of 530 thousand, is a representative district of Nanchang for history and culture; among the 8.28km2 regions for famous history and culture, there are 60% in Xihu; Xihu is a guiding district for county economic guidance in Jiangxi Province, is the first district with total fiscal revenue exceeding ten billion yuan in the province, and was rated as one of “National Top100 Districts for Investment Potential” and one of “National Top100 Districts for Green Development”; Xihu is a model district for innovation and entrepreneurship in Nanchang; “dream block” of Xihu District was awarded provincial and municipal level gathering area for modern service industry successively, and “Shengjin Tower Business Circle” was accredited as the first batch of “national model area for integrated development of business, tourism and culture”. Xihu is an optimizing district for business environment in Jiangxi, is a “national community governance and service innovation model district” approved by Ministry of Civil Affairs, and was rated as “provincial third business environment optimizing district”.
Qingyunpu District locates in the south of Nanchang, and is the core area for the overall urban planning of Nanchang City. With an area of 43.2km2 and a population of about 330 thousand, Qingyunpu is an old industrial district with remarkable honors, it is the birthplace of the first aircraft, the first wheeled tractor, the first motorcycle and the first coast defence missile of China; Qingyunpu is a cultural district with profound deposits, the 2200-year history cultivated a great number of historical and cultural celebrities like Ba Da Shan Ren, Guan Ying, Wang Dayuan and Mei Ru’ao; Qingyunpu is an ecological district with beautiful scenery, having two lakes and three rivers, achieving Xianghu and Meihu scenic areas; Qingyunpu is a prosperous district with rising tendency, business and trade service are increasingly booming, with blossoming cultural tourism, concentrated development of market logistics, and dynamic and vigorous emerging industries.
Wanli is an urban central garden of Nanchang owning such three famous titles as “National Key Scenic Spot”, “National Forest Park” and “National Ecological District”, and such three 4A-level scenic areas as Hongya Danjing, Lion Peak and Zhuhai Mingzhu with an area of 238km2 and total population of over 100 thousand. It is rich in ecological resources, with forest coverage of 73.27%, making it natural “oxygen bar” and “green lung”. It has obvious superiority in traffic, less than 30-min drive from provincial and municipal administrative centers and Changbei Airport. It successively won the honorary titles like provincial advanced county/district for scientific development, provincial model district for pioneering ecological civilization, provincial top10 model counties/districts for ecological civilization, provincial top10 counties/districts for tourism, provincial-level tourist resort, and etc.
Qingshanhu District is located on the shore of Ganjiang River and lakeside of Qingshan Lake and is the east gate of Nanchang, with a total area of 127km2, administering 4 towns, 4 sub-district offices and 1 provincial industrial zone, having a total population of about 1 million. In recent years, the economic and social development in Qingshanhu District develops rapidly, appearing distinctive features of “one solid, two excellent and three many”. “One solid” means solid industrial foundation, having formed three major ten-billion industrial clusters such as modern textile, metallurgy building materials and food and medicine; two major strategic emerging industries such as electronic information and E-business show an soaring development, and modern service industry like cultural creative, business and trade service develop aggregately. “Two excellent” means excellent development platform and excellent ecological environment, having not only provincial-level industrial park, but also more than 30 town/village industrial clusters, as well as various characteristic industrial parks like China (Jiangxi) textile and apparel creative industrial park, Nanchang LED industrial innovation model park, and etc. Meanwhile, it owns “one river, one river, three lakes and three channels”, favorable in ecological environment. “Three many” indicates many strong towns and famous villages, many science education resources and major characteristic markets.
Xinjian District covers an area of 2193km2, administering 18 townships/towns, 1 provincial-level industrial park, 1 modern agricultural park for comprehensive agricultural development, 276 administrative villages, with a total population of about 700 thousand. Xinjian District is superior in regional traffic. According to administrative division, provincial and municipal administrative centers are both in Xinjian District. There are six expressways, four railways, two national highways, one international airport and one golden water channel in the district. Xinjian appears a soaring development, such five major advantageous industries accelerate the rising as automobile equipment, food and medicine, energy and building materials, energy conservation and environmental protection, as well as cultural creative, and such three major emerging industries are also in vigorous development as new energy vehicles, intelligent manufacture of internet of things and new-generation electronic information.