Wenzhou has jurisdiction over 4 districts (Lucheng,Longwan,Ouhai,and Dongtou),3 county-level cities (Rui'an, Yueqing, Longgang) and 5 counties (Yongjia, PingYang, Cangnan, Wencheng, and Taishun).the seat of the Wenzhou Municipal Government is in Lucheng District.
温州是一座充满活力的创业之城。温州人民敢为天下先，特别能创业，创造了举世瞩目的 "温州模式" ，温州成为中国民营 经济的发源地和风向标、培育了电气、鞋业、服装、汽摩配、泵阀等特色优势产业，建成中国电器之都、中国鞋都等42个全国性生产基地， 不少产品在国内甚至在国际上都有较高的市场占有率。
Wenzhou is a vibrant city of innovation. Wenzhou people, with their unique pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit, build up the world renowned "Wenzhou Economic Model". Wenzhou is the birthplace and barometer of China's private economy. It has fostered a number of characteristic and comperitive industries, such as electrical equipment,leather & shoes manufacturing, garment-making, automobiles & motorcvcles parts and pumps and valves. Wenzhou has set up 42 national production bases, and some are honored with China's "capital" of electric appliances and shoes manufacturing. Its products have taken fairly high market share both at gome and abroad.
Wenzhou is an open city robust in international business.The city has cultivated solid business atmosphere and large number of businessmen. A community of Wenzhou entrepreneurs who are famialiar with market tules, business management, abide by laws and international regulations, fulfill social responsibility has come into being. Globally,there ate over 600,000 people from Wenzhou engaged in varios kinds of business in different countries and regions. Domestically, 1.78 million peoplo are doing business outside the city across hte country. They have founded Wenzhou Chamber of Commerce in 280 cities of prefecture level and abopve. A global marketing network operated by Wenzhou people has been established.