Fanling also known as Fan Ling and Fan Leng, is an area in the New Territories of Hong Kong. Administratively, it is part of the North District. Fanling Town, part of the Fanling area, is where most of population of the area live. Part of Fanling-Sheung Shui New Town, Fanling Town includes Luen Wo Hui, the marketplace of Fanling before urban development in the area, and Wo Hop Shek , where an uphill public cemetery is located. The population of Fanling keeps growing. Today many public and private estates can be found in the area. Fanling North is one of three new development areas currently being planned for North District, in parallel with Ta Kwu Ling and Kwu Tung North.