Hukou County

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"Hukoen or Hukeu". Nieuhof: L'ambassade de la Compagnie Orientale des Provinces Unies vers l'Empereur de la Chine, 1665

Hukou County (simplified Chinese: 湖口县; traditional Chinese: 湖口縣; pinyin: Húkǒu Xiàn; literally: "lake mouth") is a county under Jiujiang City in Jiangxi Province, China. The total area is 669.33 square kilometre, and the population is 285,242 as of 2007.[1]


Hukou is served by the Tongling–Jiujiang Railway.


  1. ^ "Profile of Hukou" (in Chinese). Official website of Hukou County Government. May 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-27. 

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Coordinates: 29°39′14″N 116°16′53″E / 29.65389°N 116.28139°E / 29.65389; 116.28139