Lingling, the former name of Yongzhou, is one of two urban districts of Yongzhou City, Hunan Province, China. It is located on the south of the city proper, and lies to the eastern border of Guangxi.
The district is bordered to the north by Dong'an County and Lengshuitan District, to the east by Qiyang County, to the south by Shuangpai County, to the west by Quanzhou County of Guangxi. Lingling District covers 1,962 km2 (758 sq mi), as of 2015, It had a registered population of 622,400. Lingling District has 4 subdistricts, 7 towns and 3 townships under its jurisdiction, the government seat is Xujiajing.