Longxi County

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Longxi County
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Simplified 陇西县
 • Traditional 隴西縣
 • Pinyin Lǒngxī Xiàn
Coordinates: 35°05′N 104°39′E / 35.083°N 104.650°E / 35.083; 104.650
Country China
Province Gansu
Prefecture Dingxi
County seat Gongchang
 • Total 2,408 km2 (930 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 518,700[1]
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 748100
Area code(s) 0932
Website http://www.cnlongxi.gov.cn
Longxi County
Traditional Chinese 隴西縣
Simplified Chinese 陇西县

Longxi is a county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Dingxi in Gansu Province, China.


Longxi's economy is mainly based on agricultural products, (Chinese) medicine production and aluminium products. Among others, Astragalus and Codonopsis is grown and processed into traditional medicine in Longxi.[1]



Longxi has nine towns and eight Townships. The county seat is Gongchang.[4]


  • Gongchang (巩昌镇)
  • Wenfeng (文峰镇)
  • Shouyang (首阳镇)
  • Caizi (菜子镇)
  • Fuxing (福星镇)
  • Tong'anyi (通安驿镇)
  • Yuntian (云田镇)
  • Biyan (碧岩镇)
  • Mahe (马河镇)


  • Weiyang (渭阳乡)
  • Hongwei (宏伟乡)
  • Heping (和平乡)
  • Kezhai (柯寨乡)
  • Shuangquan (双泉乡)
  • Dexing (德兴乡)
  • Yongji (永吉乡)
  • Quanjiawan (权家湾乡)


  1. ^ a b "陇西中医药介绍". 
  2. ^ "陇西李氏文化网_李家龙宫". 
  3. ^ "中医药产业". 
  4. ^ "Geography of Longxi County" (in Chinese). Longxi County Government website. Retrieved 2009-11-06. 


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Coordinates: 35°05′N 104°39′E / 35.083°N 104.650°E / 35.083; 104.650