Tongliao (Chinese 通辽 市, pinyin Tongliao Shì; ᠲᠦᠩᠯᠢᠶᠣᠤ ᠬᠣᠲᠠ Tüŋliyou qota) is a prefecture-level city in the east of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region in north-eastern China. It is located at 43 ° north latitude and 122 ° east longitude and from the Jirem Association (哲里木 盟 Zhelimu Meng) emerged. The former independent city of Tongliao was converted into the district Horqin. The administrative area of ​​the city of Tongliao and covers an area of ​​59,535 about 3.11 million inhabitants (2004).