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' is a county-level city and the former capital of Honghe prefecture, Yunnan Province, China, and has 136,000 inhabitants . It is the site of the country's largest tin deposits and its main industry is mining.LocationGejiu is located on top of a mountain to the north of the Red River (pinyin Hong He) valley, which flows from Yunnan, Dali prefecture to Vietnam. To the south-west in this valley is Nansha, which lies directly below the town of Yuanyang. To the north-west lies Jianshui, and to the north Jijie. Mengzi lies 12 miles to the East.LayoutThe town is located in a crater-like depression around a lake on top of a mountain. The main road enters the town from the north through a thin pass. To the east and west are steep cliffs. Those to the west are too steep to inhabit, however extensive new construction along the eastern side has created many new districts.Administrative divisionsAdministratively, the County-level City of Gejiu consists of 10 township level units: Chengqu subdistrict, which includes the city proper 7 towns: Xicheng (锡城),Shadian (沙甸), Jijie (鸡街), Datun (大屯), Laochang (老厂), Kafang (卡房), Manhao (蔓耗) 2 townships: Gusha (贾沙), Baohe (保和)
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