Binchuan County

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Binchuan County
Location of Binchuan County (pink) and Dali Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of Binchuan County (pink) and Dali Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Dali
Area
 • Total 2,627 km2 (1,014 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 330,000
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Postal code 671600
Area code(s) 0872
Website http://bch.dali.gov.cn/

Binchuan County (宾川县; pinyin: Bīnchuān Xiàn) is a county in the Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture located in southern Yunnan Province, China.

Mount Jizu is located in Binchuan County.

Ethnic groups[edit]

There are 251 Lahu in Binchuan County, most of whom reside in the following villages of Zhongying Ethnic Lisu Township 钟英傈僳族乡 (Dali Ethnic Gazetteer 2009:251).

  • Zhimadeng Village 芝麻登村: Mizideng 米子登
  • Zhaokala Village 赵卡拉村: Yuexia 越下, Baiyangqing 白羊箐, Tanggudi 唐古地

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Coordinates: 25°51′13″N 100°35′47″E / 25.85361°N 100.59639°E / 25.85361; 100.59639