Yanqing County

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Yanqing County
延庆县
County
Skyline of Yanqing County
Location of Yanqing County in Beijing
Location of Yanqing County in Beijing
Country People's Republic of China
Municipality Beijing
Township-level divisions 3 subdistricts
11 towns
1 township
Area
 • Total 1,992 km2 (769 sq mi)
Population (2000)
 • Total 275,433
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 102100
Area code(s) 0010
Website http://www.bjyq.gov.cn/

Yanqing County (simplified Chinese: 延庆县; traditional Chinese: 延慶縣; pinyin: Yánqìng Xiàn) is a subdivision of the municipality of Beijing located northwest of the city proper of Beijing. The county consists of 11 towns and 4 rural townships.

Administrative divisions[edit]

There are 3 subdistricts, 11 towns, and 1 township in the district:[1]

Subdistricts:

Towns:

Townships:

Overview[edit]

The Jingbao Railway, Dazhen Railway, and China National Highway 110 pass through the county.

The county has an area of 1,992 km2 (769 sq mi) and a population of 275,433 (2000 Census). The county contains many ancient tombs and caves, as well as the popular Badaling section of the Great Wall.

The urban area of Yanqing (87,891 in township) has an area of 9.8 km2 (3.8 sq mi) and an estimated population of 100,000.[1]

External links[edit]

Media related to Yanqing County at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 40°27′52″N 115°58′49″E / 40.464521°N 115.980185°E / 40.464521; 115.980185

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:延庆县" (in Simplified Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2013-08-07.