Julu County

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This article is about the modern county of Julu. For the Julu County of the Han Dynasty, see Julu County (Han Dynasty).
Julu County
Coordinates: 37°13′N 115°02′E / 37.217°N 115.033°E / 37.217; 115.033Coordinates: 37°13′N 115°02′E / 37.217°N 115.033°E / 37.217; 115.033
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Xingtai
County seat Julu Town (巨鹿镇)
 • Total 623 km2 (241 sq mi)
Elevation 31 m (102 ft)
 • Total 370,000
 • Density 590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 055250

Julu (Chinese: 巨鹿; pinyin: Jùlù) is a county of Xingtai City, in southern Hebei province, China. Prior to the Sui Dynasty, Julu had been known as Nanyi County (南亦县). The name was changed and became Julu, with the Chinese for Ju being written either as either 巨 or 钜. In 1980, the name was standardized as 巨鹿. The county has a population of 370,000[when?] residing in an area of 623 km2 (241 sq mi).

Administrative divisions[edit]

The county administers 6 towns and 4 townships.[1]




  1. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:巨鹿县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2012-07-21. 

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