Yun County, Yunnan

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Yun County
Location of Yun County (pink) and Lincang Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of Yun County (pink) and Lincang Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Lincang City
Population
 • Total 398,064
Postal code 675800
Area code(s) 0883
Website http://www.ynyx.gov.cn/
Lincang Portal
Yunnan Portal

Yun County or Yunxian (Chinese: 云县; pinyin: Yún Xiàn) is located in Lincang Prefecture, Yunnan, China.

Coordinates: 24°26′39″N 100°08′00″E / 24.44417°N 100.13333°E / 24.44417; 100.13333

Ethnic groups[edit]

According to the Yun County Almanac (2006:527), the Limi 利米人 (an Yi subgroup) and Dai 傣族, both located in Xinfu Township 幸福乡, preserve both their traditional clothing and language. However, the following peoples preserve their language, but not their traditional clothing.

  • Xiangtang 香堂: Xinmin 新民,[1] Dazhai Township 大寨镇
  • Tuli 土里: Shaojie 哨街[2]、Houshan 后山[3] of Maolan Township 茂兰镇
  • Luoluo 倮倮: Hewai 河外,[4] Aihua Township 爱华镇

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