The names of cities : Guangzhou City (English : Guangzhou, Pinyin : Guongzhou Shi). English Translation of the old Canton, the source is the first Swede in the "early history of Macao", "Granville Wade" the old spelling of transliteration. On foreigners, Canton Guangzhou more than the well-known.
Another name : Five Sheep City, Sheep City, Rice City, such as Flower City.
Latitude and longitude : latitude 23 degrees 06'32, longitude 113 degrees 15'53.
Country : People's Republic of China
Province : Guangdong Province
Area : Luogang District, Yuexiu District, Haizhu District, Tianhe District, Baiyun District, Liwan District, Huangpu District, Panyu District, Huadu District, Nansha District, Conghua City, By City.
Government : Communist Party of Zhu Xiaodan, Mayor Zhang Guangning.
Area : 7434.4 square kilometers area of the city, the urban area of 3843.43 square kilometers.
Elevation : the city an average elevation of 11 meters, the city of Guangzhou paradise for the top highest point, 1,210 meters above sea level.
Population : the city's population 9754600 (2006, the first five Chinese cities), the population density of 1,277 people / sq km (2006), the household registration 7607200 population, the urban population accounting for 91.51 percent of the city's population.