Jia County, Henan

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Jia County

郏县
Jiaxian is located in Henan
Jiaxian
Jiaxian
Location of the seat in Henan
Coordinates: 33°58′19″N 113°12′47″E / 33.972°N 113.213°E / 33.972; 113.213Coordinates: 33°58′19″N 113°12′47″E / 33.972°N 113.213°E / 33.972; 113.213
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHenan
Prefecture-level cityPingdingshan
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Jia County or Jiaxian (simplified Chinese: 郏县; traditional Chinese: 郟縣; pinyin: Jiá Xiàn) is a county under the administration of Pingdingshan City, in south-central Henan Province, China.

Jia county is famous for Heluo noodles, the Three-Su Temple and Linfeng village.

Three-Su Temple is the place where the famous poets Su Xun, Su Shi and Su Zhe are buried.

For Linfeng village, its traditional red stone architectures have high historical and cultural value with obvious local characteristics.

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