Jinhu is located at the junction of three cities and two provinces — Huai'an along with Yangzhou of Jiangsu province and Chuzhou of Anhui province. Known as the "Pearl" on the rivers and lakes, Jinhu Lake connects Hongze Lake on the upper side, Yangtze river on the lower side. The county covers an area of 1,395 square kilometers, of which the water area is 420 square kilometers. It is one of the first comprehensive tourist demonstration counties in China, and the first comprehensive well-off county in Huai'an.
Jinhu is a beautiful city with clear water and abundant products. It is beautiful with water garden city features. The county town is located on the south bank of the Huai river into the Yangtze river channel. The 3,000mu Liushuwan Wetland Park in the hinterland of the city is her natural depurator. In Northern Jiangsu province, it took the lead to build the first national garden county and national health county. It is beautiful in the charming natural scenery. Natural and beautiful original ecological resources, like a beautiful picture scroll, presents people with an incomparable visual feast. It is beautiful in green ecological environment. Jinhu is a national green model county, China's green county, a national ecological demonstration zone, and the first national ecological county in northern Jiangsu.
Jinhu is a city of civilization with rich heritage and simple folk customs. Jinhu is the hometown of Emperor Yao. For thousands of years, the morals accumulated into a culture of Yao,and integrated into the history of the hometown of Emperor Yao. Jinhu is the capital of lotus. In the midsummer season, the landscape of green leaves and lotus is everywhere, and it has the reputation of “Heavy fragrance floating in the water and water transporting the world”. Jinhu is a gourmet home. The territory is rich in soft-shelled turtles, crabs, lobsters, silver fish, glutinous rice, etc., supplemented by traditional farm cooking techniques, forming a unique "eight bowls" of lake fresh specialties. It is named as "the hometown of Chinese lake fresh food." Jinhu is the land of the rule of law. Jinhu people are neutral, enthusiastic and inclusive, honest and trustworthy, and the public security and happiness have been at the forefront of the province for many years.
Jinhu is a city of entrepreneurship with obvious advantages and unlimited potential. Jinhu has convenient and fast regional transportation advantages. The county is about an hour's drive from Nanjing and about four hours' drive from Shanghai. It is the "satellite city" of the Nanjing metropolitan area. The great traffic pattern of "connecting north and south, east and west, the Yangtze river and the sea, expressway and high-speed railway, is gradually taking shape in Jinhu. Jinhu enjoys a great advantage in development opportunities. In 2016, Jinhu was listed in the National New Urbanization Comprehensive Pilot Counties and will receive a large number of development opportunities and policy support. Jinhu is in line with the urban development trend and national policy requirements. Focusing on accelerating the integration of Nanjing and Huaihe, and actively docking the construction of Jiangbei new area in Nanjing, Jinhu will surely usher in unprecedented development opportunities. Jinhu has the advantage of abundant element resources. The annual land use index is 150 hectares, and more than 3,000 new laborers are employed. The county has abundant electricity and reliable electricity supply, making it the first county in Jiangsu Province to generate more electricity than to use it. The financial ecology environment is good and it is an excellent financial ecological county in Jiangsu Province. The proven oil reserves are more than 40 million tons and the natural gas reserves are more than 500 million cubic meters. Jinhu has a 101% advantage in brand service. The government promotes the service concept of "101%", 100% to meet the reasonable requirements of merchants, and to provide 1% extra service that surprises customers. The government has set up 100 million yuan of industrial development guiding funds, in order to provide financial support to key industrial sectors as long as the input and output of enterprises reach a certain scale.