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|Country||People's Republic of China|
|• Total||437.5 km2 (168.9 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,726/km2 (4,470/sq mi)|
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
|Chengdu district map|
Pi County, or Pixian (simplified Chinese: 郫县; traditional Chinese: 郫縣; pinyin: Pí Xiàn), is under the administration of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, China. It is located just 10 km north-west of Chengdu's city centre. The seat of the Pixian County Government is located in Pitong Town (郫筒镇). Pi County is rapidly being urbanized by attracting major electronics and IT corporations to Pi County.
Pi County covers an area of 437.5 square kilometres, with a total population of 480,000.
Pi County has over 2300 years of history—it was established by the State of Qin two years after it defeated the State of Shu, in 314 BC. It is famous throughout China for Pixian doubanjiang, a type of spicy fermented bean sauce.
- Xipu (犀浦镇)
- Hongguang (红光镇)
- Anjing (安靖镇)
- Tuanjie (团结镇)
- Tangchang (唐昌镇)
- Sandaoyan (三道堰)
- Xinminchang (新民场)
- Huayuan (花园镇)
- Ande (安德镇)
- Tangyuan (唐元镇)
- Deyuan (德源镇)
- Gucheng (古城镇)
- You`ai (友爱镇)
- Google (2014-07-02). "Pixian". Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
- 我市2010年第六次全国人口普查数据公报 (in Chinese). Government of Chengdu. 2011-05-13. Retrieved 2011-08-04.
- "Pixian China". Pixian County Government. 2007. Retrieved 2008-01-14.[dead link]
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