Hong Kong's Information
|Land Area||1,073 km2|
|Water Area||35 km2|
|Government Type||Presidential Limited Democracy; A Special Administrative Region Of The PRC|
|GDP (PPP)||$427.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$58,100|
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Located on the south coast of China, almost all of the available land in Hong Kong is quite hilly. There are very steep mountains that drop into the sea, with some exceeding 2,500 ft. (764 m).
The highest point in Hong Kong is Tai Mo Shan, whose summit peaks at 3,143 ft (958 m).
The land is lower on the northern edges of Hong Kong Island, and in the north along the border with China. The only major river is the Sham Chun.
Hong Kong Trivia
Is Hong Kong Owned by China?
Hong Kong is actually what is called a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of China. By all official accounts, Hong Kong is a part of China.