Jiaokou County

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Jiaokou County
交口县
County
Jiaokou is located in Shanxi
Jiaokou
Jiaokou
Location of the seat in Shanxi
Coordinates: 36°55′N 111°20′E / 36.917°N 111.333°E / 36.917; 111.333Coordinates: 36°55′N 111°20′E / 36.917°N 111.333°E / 36.917; 111.333
Country People's Republic of China
Province Shanxi
Prefecture-level city Lüliang
County seat Chengguan
Area
 • Total 1,262 km2 (487 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 115,000
 • Density 91/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code 032400
Area code(s) 0358
Website www.sxjk.gov.cn

Jiaokou County (simplified Chinese: 交口县; traditional Chinese: 交口縣; pinyin: Jiāokǒu Xiàn) is a county in Lüliang City, Shanxi province, China.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Jiaokou county includes the towns:

  1. Chengguan (城关镇)
  2. Shuangchi (双池镇)
  3. Taohongpo (桃红坡镇)
  4. Kancheng (康城镇)

and the townships:

  1. Shikou (石口乡)
  2. Huilong (回龙乡)
  3. Wenquan (温泉乡)

History[edit]

Jiaokou county was developed in 1971. The local government is in Shuitou.

Other information[edit]

Sea buckthorn[1] is a famous wild plant which grows locally. Its juice has a special flavor, so some local factories produce and sell it; one of these companies is Weishijie.[2]

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