Dabu County

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Dabu County

大埔县
Paifang with "父子進士" (Fathers and sons achieved the rank of "Jinshi") inscribed on it, Chayang (茶阳镇), Dabu County
Paifang with "父子進士" (Fathers and sons achieved the rank of "Jinshi") inscribed on it, Chayang (茶阳镇), Dabu County
Location in Meizhou
Location in Meizhou
Dabu is located in Guangdong
Dabu
Dabu
Location of the seat in Guangdong
Coordinates: 24°20′53″N 116°41′42″E / 24.348°N 116.695°E / 24.348; 116.695Coordinates: 24°20′53″N 116°41′42″E / 24.348°N 116.695°E / 24.348; 116.695
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Prefecture-level cityMeizhou
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Websitewww.dabu.gov.cn
Dabu County
Simplified Chinese大埔县
Traditional Chinese大埔縣
Alternative Chinese name
Chinese大埔
PostalTaipu

Dabu County (Chinese: 大埔县) is a county in the east of Meizhou City, in eastern Guangdong Province, China. A center of Hakka culture, it borders Raoping County to the southeast, Fengshun County to the southwest, Meijiang District to the west, Meixian District to the west and northwest, and, in Fujian province, Yongding District to the north and northeast and Pinghe County to the east.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Dabu County has jurisdiction over the following towns:

The administrative center of the county was originally in the ancient town of Chayang before moving to Huliao.[when?]

Climate[edit]

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