Jianshi County

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Jianshi County
建始县
County
Suobaya Stone Forest
Suobaya Stone Forest
Jianshi is located in Hubei
Jianshi
Jianshi
Location in Hubei
Coordinates: 30°36′N 109°43′E / 30.600°N 109.717°E / 30.600; 109.717Coordinates: 30°36′N 109°43′E / 30.600°N 109.717°E / 30.600; 109.717
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hubei
Prefecture Enshi
Area
 • Total 2,666 km2 (1,029 sq mi)
Population (2004) 510,000
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Website http://www.hbjs.gov.cn/

Jianshi County (simplified Chinese: 建始县; traditional Chinese: 建始縣; pinyin: Jiànshǐ Xiàn) is a county of southwestern Hubei province, People's Republic of China. It is under the administration of the Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture.