An County

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An County
安县
County
Location of An County within Mianyang, Sichuan
Location of An County within Mianyang, Sichuan
An County is located in Sichuan
An County
An County
Location in Sichuan
Coordinates: 31°39′N 104°25′E / 31.650°N 104.417°E / 31.650; 104.417Coordinates: 31°39′N 104°25′E / 31.650°N 104.417°E / 31.650; 104.417
Country People's Republic of China
Province Sichuan
Prefecture-level city Mianyang
County seat Huagai (花荄镇)
Area
 • Total 1,404 km2 (542 sq mi)
Elevation 509 m (1,670 ft)
Population
 • Total 500,000
 • Density 360/km2 (920/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 622650
Area code(s) 0816
Website http://anxian.my.gov.cn

An County or Anxian (simplified Chinese: 安县; traditional Chinese: 安縣; pinyin: Ān Xiàn) is a county under the administration of Mianyang City, in northeastern Sichuan province, China.

It has an area of 1,404 square kilometres (542 sq mi) and a population of 500,000.[1]

Administrative divisions[edit]

An County has 17 towns and 3 townships.[2]

  • Towns:
    • Huagai (花荄镇)
    • Anchang (安昌镇)
    • Sangzao (桑枣镇)
    • Huangtu (黄土镇)
    • Tashui (塔水镇)
    • Xiushui (秀水镇)
    • Heqing (河清镇)
    • Yong'an (永安镇)
    • Jiepai (界牌镇)
    • Yonghe (永河镇)
    • Jushui (睢水镇)
    • Qingquan (清泉镇)
    • Baolin (宝林镇)
    • Feishui (沸水镇)
    • Xiaoba (晓坝镇)
    • Lexing (乐兴镇)
    • Qianfo (千佛镇)
  • Townships:
    • Xingren (兴仁乡)
    • Gaochuan (高川乡)
    • Yingxin (迎新乡)

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Chinese) Profile of An County, official website of An County Government], visited on May 20, 2008.
  2. ^ (Chinese) Profile of An County.

External links[edit]