The below Schematic Map Drawing gives a clear overview of theAnning and Xigu Districts of West Lanzhou,TheCapitalCityofGansu Province.AnningDistrictstretchesalongtheNorthBankoftheYellowRiver and is also known as the 'University District'.TheYellow RiverpassesfromWesttoEast between both Districts. Xigu District is located even further upstream from the Downtown Districts (Chengguan & Qilihe) and is also known as the Economic Development Zone. Xigu is the location of railroad yards, oil storage facilties and industrial sprawls. Other parts are reserved for residential blocks.
TheFiveCityDistricts are: (Chengguan District (城关区), Qilihe District (七里河区), Xigu District (西固区), Anning District (安宁区) and Honggu District (红古区).