Kargilik County

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Yecheng (Kargilik) County
叶城县قاغىلىق ناھىيىسى
Location of the county
Location of the county
Country China
Province Xinjiang
Prefecture-level divisions Kashgar Prefecture
Seat Kargilik Town
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Kargilik County
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese 叶城县
Traditional Chinese 葉城縣
Uyghur name
قاغىلىق ناھىيىسى

Yecheng (Kargilik) County is a county in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Kashgar Prefecture. It contains an area of 28,600 km². According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 370,000.


Coordinates: 37°53′06″N 77°24′47″E / 37.88500°N 77.41306°E / 37.88500; 77.41306