|Administration Type||Prefecture-level city|
|City Seat|| Dongchangfu District|
- Per Capita
¥52.769 billion (2004)
|Major Nationalities||Han - 99.00%|
|CPC Committee Secretary||Guo Zhaoxin (郭兆信)|
|Mayor||Zhang Qiubo (张秋波)|
|Postal Code|| 252000|
|License Plate Prefix||鲁P|
Liaocheng also known as the Water City, is a prefecture-level city in western Shandong province, People's Republic of China. It borders the provincial capital of Jinan to the southeast, Dezhou to the northeast, Tai'an to the south, and the province of Hebei and Henan to the west. The Grand Canal flows through the center of the city.
These are further divided into 134 township-level divisions.
Liaocheng is a sister city of the following cities.