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Geography Statistics of Hong Kong

Hong Kong's Information

Flag of Hong Kong
Land Area 1,073 km2
Water Area 35 km2
Total Area 1,108km2
Population 7,167,403 (#100)
Population Density 6,679.78/km2
Government Type Presidential Limited Democracy; A Special Administrative Region Of The PRC
GDP (PPP) $427.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $58,100
Currency Dollar (HKD)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 455.47 miles (733 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 407 sq miles (1,054 sq km)
    (water) 19 sq miles (50 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 426 sq miles (1,104 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: n/a
  • Horizontal Width: 22.38 miles (36.017 km) from Tuen Mun east to Tai Au Mun
  • Vertical Length: 14.28 miles (22.98 km) from Sha Tau Kok south to Wan

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (1) China
  • Geographic Center: About 9.17 miles (14.75 km) west of Sai Kung
  • Highest Point: Tai Mo Shan 3,143 ft. (958 m)
  • Lowest Point: South China Sea 0m
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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