Laocheng District

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Laocheng
老城区
District
Country People's Republic of China
Province Henan
Prefecture-level city Luoyang
Area
 • Total 56.7 km2 (21.9 sq mi)
Population (2010) 185,000
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Laocheng (Chinese: 老城; pinyin: Lǎochéng; literally: "old city") is a district of Luoyang in Henan, China.

Laocheng District's history could be retrospect to BC 1042 the Xizhou Dynasty. Lao in Chinese means "old", and cheng means "city, downtown", so Laocheng''s original meaning is "old downtown". Laocheng is a historical district and a cultural and business center.[1]

References

  1. ^ https://baike.baidu.com/item/老城区

Coordinates: 34°42′39″N 112°29′48″E / 34.71083°N 112.49667°E / 34.71083; 112.49667


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