Eryuan County

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Eryuan County
Location of Eryuan County (pink) and Dali Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of Eryuan County (pink) and Dali Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Dali
Area
 • Total 2,961 km2 (1,143 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 330,000
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Postal code 671200
Area code(s) 0872
Website http://www.yney.gov.cn/

Eryuan County (洱源县; pinyin: Ěryuán Xiàn) is a county in the Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture located in southern Yunnan Province, China.

Ethnic groups[edit]

There are 208 ethnic Tibetans in Eryuan County, most of whom reside in Zhengjiazhuang 郑家庄, Sanying Town 三营镇 (Dali Ethnic Gazetteer 2009:216). In nearby Dali City, they are found mostly in Tibetan New Village 藏族新村, Xiaohuayuan 小花园, Dali City 大理市.

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Coordinates: 26°07′00″N 99°57′00″E / 26.1167°N 99.95°E / 26.1167; 99.95