Longhui County

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Longhui County
隆回县
County
Skyline of Longhui County
Motto: 只要来隆回,一切都优惠 (Coming to Longhui will only bring benefits.)
Longhui is located in Hunan
Longhui
Longhui
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 27°19′37″N 110°56′02″E / 27.327°N 110.934°E / 27.327; 110.934Coordinates: 27°19′37″N 110°56′02″E / 27.327°N 110.934°E / 27.327; 110.934[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Shaoyang
Area
 • Total 2,855.86 km2 (1,102.65 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 110,000
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 422200
Area code(s) 0739
Website longhui.gov.cn

Longhui County (simplified Chinese: 隆回县; traditional Chinese: 隆回縣; pinyin: Lónghuí Xiàn; literally: "grand return") is a county and the 6th most populous county-level division in the Province of Hunan, China; it is under the administration of Shaoyang City. Located in the mid-eastern Hunan, the county is bordered to the north by Xinhua and Xupu Counties, to the west by Dongkou County, to the south by Wugang City and Shaoyang County, to the east by Xinshao County. Longhui County covers 2,867.67 km2 (1,107.21 sq mi), as of 2015, it had a registered population of 1,231,600 and a permanent resident population of 1,100,900.[2] The county has 17 towns and 7 townships under its jurisdiction, the county seat is Taohong Town (桃洪镇).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Longhui" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ the population of Longhui County in 2015: according to the Statistical Communiqué of Longhui County on the 2015 National Economic and Social Development (隆回县2015年国民经济和社会发展统计公报) shaoyang.gov (25-Mar-16)
  3. ^ According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Longhui County on November 24, 2015: rednet.cn (24-Nov-15): 湘民行发〔2015〕74号, rednet.cn, also see qdxfcw.net (11-Nov-14): 隆回县撤销洪桥镇、白鹤铺镇并设立四个街道

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