Shijingshan District, Beijing, lies to the west of the greater urban area of the city, and is part of the Western Hills area, covering an area of 81.8 square kilometers, the district is divided into 9 neighbourhood committees and an agricultural committee with a population of 300, 000. It is Beijing industrial district. It is rich in water resources and Yongding River passes through it.
Shijingshan is the heavy industry center, national sports center and a major recreational venue in Beijing.
The landmarks of the district include: Babaoshan Cemetery, Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetery, Shijingshan Amusement Park, Shougang Industrial Complex, Institute of High Energy Physics, etc.