Dingbian County

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Dingbian County
定边县
County
View of the seat of Dingbian from the Dingbian branch line of the Taiyuan–Zhongwei–Yinchuan railway
View of the seat of Dingbian from the Dingbian branch line of the Taiyuan–Zhongwei–Yinchuan railway
Dingbian in Yulin
Dingbian in Yulin
Yulin in Shaanxi
Yulin in Shaanxi
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceShaanxi
Prefecture-level cityYulin
Established1731
Area
 • Total6,920 km2 (2,670 sq mi)
Population ([when?])
 • Total344,900
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China standard time)
Area code(0)912
Licence plates陕K
Websitedingbian.gov.cn

Dingbian County (simplified Chinese: 定边县; traditional Chinese: 定邊縣; pinyin: Dìngbiān Xiàn) is a county in the northwest of Shaanxi province, China, bordering the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region to the west and Inner Mongolia to the north. It is the westernmost county-level division under the administration of Yulin City.

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Coordinates: 37°26′59″N 107°49′44″E / 37.44972°N 107.82889°E / 37.44972; 107.82889