Dachang Hui Autonomous County

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Dachang County
Autonomous county
Dachang Hui Autonomous County
دَاچْا خُوِذُو ذِجِشِیًا
Dachang is located in Hebei
Location in Hebei
Coordinates: 39°53′N 116°59′E / 39.883°N 116.983°E / 39.883; 116.983
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Langfang
County seat Dachang Town (大厂镇)
 • Total 176 km2 (68 sq mi)
Elevation 20 m (66 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 117,000
 • Density 660/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 065300
Area code(s) 0316
Website http://www.lfdc.gov.cn/

Dachang Hui Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 大厂回族自治县; traditional Chinese: 大廠回族自治縣; pinyin: Dàchǎng Huízú Zìzhìxiàn; Xiao'erjing: دَاچْا خُوِذُو ذِجِشِیًا) is a Hui autonomous county of Hebei province, China. It is under the administration of Langfang prefecture-level city, and was established in 1955. The Hui Muslim county of Dachang was subjected to slaughter by the Japanese.[1]

Together with Sanhe City, and Xianghe County, it forms the Sanhe Exclave, an exclave of Hebei province surrounded by the municipalities of Beijing and Tianjin, and itself borders Beijing to the west.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The county administers 3 towns and 2 townships,[2] which are further divided into a total of 105 village-level divisions.




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