Yayuncun Subdistrict

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Yayuncun Subdistrict
亚运村街道
The Anhuili residential district in Yayuncun, northeast of Anhui Bridge, 2007
The Anhuili residential district in Yayuncun, northeast of Anhui Bridge, 2007
Yayuncun Subdistrict is located in Beijing
Yayuncun Subdistrict
Yayuncun Subdistrict
Yayuncun Subdistrict is located in China
Yayuncun Subdistrict
Yayuncun Subdistrict
Coordinates: 39°58′58″N 116°24′11″E / 39.98278°N 116.40306°E / 39.98278; 116.40306
CountryChina
MunicipalityBeijing
DistrictChaoyang
Area
 • Total5.13 km2 (1.98 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total67,745
 • Density13,000/km2 (34,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
100029
Area code010

Yayuncun Subdistrict (simplified Chinese: 亚运村; traditional Chinese: 亞運村; pinyin: Yàyùncūn), or Asian Games Village Subdistrict, is the site of the 1990 Asian Games, a major residential area and a subdistrict of the Chaoyang District of Beijing.

Overview[edit]

Yayuncun originally referred to a series of residential high-rises and facilities built near Auhui Bridge to accommodate athletes participating in the 1990 Asian Games. It was built simultaneously with the Olympic Sports Center, both designed by Beijing Institute of Architectural Design.[1]

After the Asian Games, Yayuncun gradually developed into a high-end residential area, with numerous buildings including the Olympic Sports Center, Beijing International Conventions Center, Beijing North Star Continental Grand Hotel, Beijing North Star Shopping Center, Celebrity International Grand Hotel, Yuanda Center, and Yan Huang Art Museum. The Fourth World Conference on Women was also held in Yayuncun. The 4th Ring Road crosses the southern proportion of the area.

Beijing National Stadium, Beijing National Aquatics Center, and the Olympic Park, venues for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, are located west of Yayuncun.

History[edit]

Timetable of changes in the status of Yayuncun Subdistrict[2]
Year Status
1925 Part of North Suburban District
1947 Part of 7th Suburban District
1952 Part of East Suburban District
1958 Part of Datun, Wali Townships and Xiaoguan Subdistrict
1986 Construction began in preparation for 1990 Asian Games
1989 Yayuncun Subdistrict was formally created

Administrative Divisions[edit]

At the end of 2021, there are a total of 13 communities within the subdistrict:[3]

Administrative Division Code Community Name in English Community Name in Chinese
110105009046 Anhuili 安慧里
110105009047 Anhuilinan 安慧里南
110105009048 Huayan Beili 华严北里
110105009049 Huayan Beilixi 华严北里西
110105009050 Anxiangli 安翔里
110105009051 Sizhuyuan 丝竹园
110105009052 Beichen Donglu 北辰东路
110105009053 Anyuanli 安苑里
110105009054 Jingmin 京民
110105009055 Qijia Huozi 祁家豁子
110105009056 Anhuilibei 安慧里北
110105009057 Minzuyuan 民族园
110105009058 Anyuan Beili 安苑北里

Landmarks[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "国家奥林匹克体育中心与亚运村,首都之窗,于2013-04-20查阅". Archived from the original on 2015-06-03. Retrieved 2013-04-20.
  2. ^ Zhong hua ren min gong he guo zheng qu da dian. Bei jing shi juan. Li li guo, Li wan jun, Wu shi min, 李立国., 李万钧., 吴世民. Bei jing: Zhong guo she hui chu ban she. 2013. ISBN 978-7-5087-4058-4. OCLC 910451741.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: others (link)
  3. ^ "2021年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码". www.stats.gov.cn. Retrieved 2022-09-24.

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Coordinates: 39°58′58″N 116°24′11″E / 39.9828°N 116.4030°E / 39.9828; 116.4030