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Yaozhou District, under the jurisdiction of Tongchuan City, Shaanxi Province, is located on the southern edge of Weibei Plateau in central Shaanxi. It borders on the southwest of Tongchuan City, borders Xunyi County to the north, Sanyuan County to the south, and borders Wangyi and Yintai Districts of Tongchuan City to the northeast. Fuping County is adjacent to Chunhua County to the southwest. It lies between 108°34′-109°06′ east longitude and 34°48′-35°19′ north latitude, with a total area of 1617 square kilometers.
Yaozhou District, known as Yaoxian in ancient times, is the natural gateway from Guanzhong to northern Shaanxi. It is known as the “Beishan lock key” and “Guanfu throat”. Yaozhou has a long history and profound cultural heritage. It was once the governing place of the Yinkang clan in ancient times. It has a history of more than 2,160 years. It is home to Sui and Tang medical scholar Sun Simiao, Western Jin philosopher Fu Xuan, Tang Dynasty calligrapher Liu Gongquan, historian Linghu Defen, and Northern Song Dynasty landscape painter Fan Kuan. The hometown of “One Holy Four Masters”.
There are many cultural relics and historical sites in Yaozhou District, the famous ones include Yaowang Mountain, Daxiangshan Temple, and the Shaanxi-Gansu Border Zhaojin Revolutionary Base. In the early 1930s, the older generation of proletarian revolutionaries, such as Liu Zhidan, Xie Zichang, and Xi Zhongxun, established the first mountainous revolutionary base in northwest China—the Shaanxi-Gansu Border Zhaojin Revolutionary Base. The Shaanxi-Gansu Border Zhaojin Revolutionary Memorial Hall has been identified as a national patriotism education base, a national defense education base, and a provincial party history education base. It is one of the 100 classic red tourism scenic spots in the country.
In 2018, Yaozhou District has 6 subdistricts and 8 towns, with a permanent population of 236,100, and a gross regional product (GDP) of 9.163 billion yuan, of which the primary industry achieved an added value of 1.160 billion yuan and the secondary industry achieved an increase The value of the tertiary industry is 4.348 billion yuan, the added value of the tertiary industry is 3.655 billion yuan, the structure of the primary, secondary and tertiary industries is 12.6: 47.5: 39.9, and the per capita GDP is 38,809 yuan.