|Native to||Southern China, United States (mainly California)|
|Region||eastern Fujian; Fuzhou; Yong'an, Sanming|
|3.1 million (2000 census)|
Min Zhong (pink)
Central Min, or Min Zhong (simplified Chinese: 闽中; traditional Chinese: 閩中; pinyin: Mǐnzhōng), is a member of the Min subcategory of the Chinese language. It is spoken around Yong'an, Sanming and Sha located in the central mountain areas of Fujian. The total population of approximately 3 million native speakers, is the fourth most common variety of the Min branch of Chinese.