Southern District, Hong Kong

The Southern District is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong. It is located in the southern part of Hong Kong Island. It had a population of 274,994 in 2016.[3]

Southern
南區
Southern District
Day view of Ap Lei Chau and Aberdeen in the Southern District
Location of Southern District within Hong Kong
Coordinates: 22°14′50″N 114°09′32″E
Country People's Republic of China
Special Administrative Region Hong Kong
Constituencies17
Government
  District Council ChairmanMr Lo Kin-Hei
  District Council Vice-ChairmanMr Paul Zimmerman
  District OfficerMr. Cheng Kong-Chung, JP
Area
  Total38.8 km2 (15.0 sq mi)
Population
 (2016[1])
  Total274,994
  Density7,100/km2 (18,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (Hong Kong Time)
Largest neighbourhood by populationAp Lei Chau (86,752 – 2016 est)[2]
WebsiteSouthern District Council
Southern District
Traditional Chinese南區
Simplified Chinese南区
Literal meaningSouthern District