|• Pinyin||Jùyě Xiàn|
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
Juye (Chinese: 巨野; pinyin: Jùyě) is a county in western Shandong province which is under the administration of Heze municipality. The county is 1,303 square km in area and has a population of approximately 910,000.
Juye originally belonged to Huxi prefecture.
Qing & Republic
From 1949 to 1952 Huxi prefecture (Juye and the other county-level parts) was under the provincial administration of Pingyuan.
In April 1953 Huxi was dismantled and its parts shared out. Juye then came into its present municipal region of Heze.
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