Xiqing is one of the districts in Tianjin, covering an area of 565.36 square meters. It administrates seven towns, five sub-districts, 133 villages. It has a registered population of 438,600 and a permanent resident population of 863,400. Yangliuqing ancient town, where the district government is located, is the origin of China’s Yangliuqing New Year Paintings.
Xiqing neighbors Tianjin's downtown, which has a convenient transportation network that includes not only the Tianjinnan Railway Station (connected to the Beijing-Shanghai High-speed Railway) but also more than 30 railways, expressways, national highways and subways. With a time-honored history, Xiqing district is the hometown of famous martial artists Huo Yuanjia and Han Muxia.