Longling County

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Longling County
Location of Longling County (pink) and Baoshan Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of Longling County (pink) and Baoshan Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Baoshan City
Area
 • Total 2,884 km2 (1,114 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 270,000
 • Density 94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Postal code 678300
Area code(s) 0875
Website http://www.longling.gov.cn/

Longling County (Chinese: 龙陵县; pinyin: Lónglíng Xiàn) is a county in Baoshan Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China.

Its capital is the large community Longshan (龙山镇).

The former site of the Songshan-Battleground (Chinese: 松山战役旧址; pinyin: Sōngshān zhànyì jiùzhǐ) (1944, the Anti-Japanese War) since 2006 is on the list of monuments of the People's Republic of China.

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Coordinates: 24°38′18″N 98°50′23″E / 24.63833°N 98.83972°E / 24.63833; 98.83972