Lincheng County

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Lincheng County
临城县
County
Qishan Lake (歧山湖)
Qishan Lake (歧山湖)
Lincheng is located in Hebei
Lincheng
Lincheng
Location of the seat in Hebei
Coordinates: 37°26′N 114°30′E / 37.433°N 114.500°E / 37.433; 114.500Coordinates: 37°26′N 114°30′E / 37.433°N 114.500°E / 37.433; 114.500
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Xingtai
County seat Lincheng Town (临城镇)
Area
 • Total 797 km2 (308 sq mi)
Elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Population
 • Total 204,000
 • Density 260/km2 (660/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 054300
Website lch.gov.cn

Lincheng County (simplified Chinese: 临城县; traditional Chinese: 臨城縣; pinyin: Línchéng Xiàn) is a county of southwestern Hebei province, People's Republic of China, in the foothills of the Taihang Mountains. It is under the administration of Xingtai City, about 40 km (25 mi) to the south. In 2010, its population was 204,000 and lived in an area of 797 km2 (308 sq mi). It borders Neiqiu in the south, Longyao and Baixiang in the east, Gaoyi and Zanhuang in the north, and the province of Shanxi in the west.

Administrative divisions[edit]

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

Towns:

Townships:

References[edit]

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