North China

We treat two adjacent areas together as the Northern Central Region of . One is the historical heartland of the country, along the Yellow River where the Chinese Empire first developed; the other is the more wild and arid territory of to the North and West.

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is 's capital, and its second largest city after , with a population of more than 20 million. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a province in . Also referred to as Chiloo, The Giant State, and the hometown of Confucius. Photo: Hshook, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, Yu for short, is a province located in the Northern Central Region of China. Photo: Hshook, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a Mongol Autonomous Region in northern , whereas Outer is a separate country to the north of China. Photo: Hshook, CC BY-SA 4.0.


is a province in of approximately 75 million people surrounding . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a landlocked province of the , and is part of the North China region. Photo: Hshook, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a major city in North China that neighbours the capital city of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

North China

Latitude of center
41.4° or 41° 24' north
Longitude of center
105.1° or 105° 6' east

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Noord-China
  • Arabic: شمال الصين
  • Asturian: China del Norte
  • Azerbaijani: Şimali Çin
  • Bulgarian: Северен Китай
  • Catalan: Xina del Nord
  • Chinese: Hôa-pak
  • Chinese: 中國華北
  • Chinese: 华北
  • Chinese: 华北地区
  • Chinese: 華北
  • Chinese: 華北地區
  • Czech: Chua-pej
  • Czech: Severní Čína
  • Dutch: Huabei
  • Dutch: Noord-China
  • Esperanto: Huabei
  • Esperanto: Norda Ĉinio
  • French: Chine du Nord
  • French: Huabei
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთი ჩინეთი
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთ ჩინეთი
  • German: Huabei
  • German: Nordchina
  • Greek: Βόρεια Κίνα
  • Hebrew: צפון סין
  • Indonesian: Tiongkok Utara
  • Italian: Cina del Nord
  • Italian: Cina settentrionale
  • Japanese: 北支
  • Japanese: 北支那
  • Japanese: 華北
  • Japanese: 華北地方
  • Korean: 중국화북
  • Korean: 중국 화북
  • Korean: 화베이
  • Korean: 화북
  • Korean: 화북지방
  • Korean: 화북 지방
  • Literary Chinese: 華北
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hôa-pak
  • Norwegian: Huabei
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Huabei
  • Persian: شمال چین
  • Portuguese: Norte
  • Portuguese: Norte da China
  • Romanian: Huabei
  • Russian: Север Китая
  • Russian: Северный Китай
  • Serbo-Croatian: Severna Kina
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sjeverna Kina
  • Spanish: China del Norte
  • Turkish: Kuzey Çin
  • Ukrainian: Північний Китай
  • Urdu: شمالی چین
  • Vietnamese: Bắc Bộ Trung Quốc
  • Vietnamese: Bắc Trung Quốc
  • Vietnamese: Hoa Bắc
  • Vietnamese: Miền Bắc Trung Quốc
  • Welsh: Gogledd Tsieina
  • Wu Chinese: 華北
  • Yue Chinese: 華北

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