Laocheng District

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Laocheng
District
Chinese transcription(s)
Country China
Province Henan
Prefecture Luoyang
Area
 • Total 56.7 km2 (21.9 sq mi)
Population (2010) 185,000
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Laocheng ("Old Town") District 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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