Lop County

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Lop County
لوپ ناھىيىسى
洛浦县
County
Location of the county
Location of the county
Country China
Province Xinjiang
Prefecture-level divisions Hotan Prefecture
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

The Lop County (Uyghur: لوپ ناھىيىسى‎, ULY: Lop Nahiyisi, UYY: Lop Nah̡iyisi?) is a county within the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Hotan Prefecture. It contains an area of 14,264 km2. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 240,000.

Coordinates: 37°01′N 80°16′E / 37.017°N 80.267°E / 37.017; 80.267