Linzhang County

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Linzhang County
Coordinates: 36°20′N 114°37′E / 36.333°N 114.617°E / 36.333; 114.617Coordinates: 36°20′N 114°37′E / 36.333°N 114.617°E / 36.333; 114.617
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Handan
County seat Linzhang Town (临漳镇)
 • Total 744 km2 (287 sq mi)
Elevation 66 m (215 ft)
Population (2004)
 • Total 590,000
 • Density 790/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 056600

Linzhang County (simplified Chinese: 临漳县; traditional Chinese: 臨漳縣; pinyin: Línzhāng Xiàn) is a county of far southern Hebei province, China, named after the Zhang River within its borders. It is under the administration of Handan City, and, as of 2004, it had a population of 590,000 residing in an area of 744 km2 (287 sq mi).








Administrative divisions[edit]

There are 5 towns and 9 townships under the county's administration.[1]




  1. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:临漳县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 19 July 2012.