Zhangmutou town centre
Country China
Province Guangdong
Prefecture Dongguan
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Zhangmutou (樟木头) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.


It is named for the abundant camphor trees (樟木, zhangmu) which existed at one time. It has many flats built and tailored toward expats. It is also a favorite retirement destination and get away for Hong Kong residents as the price is much lower than nearby Hong Kong. The predominant spoken languages are Mandarin and Cantonese.

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    Coordinates: 22°54′50″N 114°05′00″E / 22.9139°N 114.0833°E / 22.9139; 114.0833

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