Mayang Miao Autonomous County

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Mayang County
麻阳县
County
Skyline of Mayang County
Mayang is located in Hunan
Mayang
Mayang
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 27°51′50″N 109°48′04″E / 27.864°N 109.801°E / 27.864; 109.801Coordinates: 27°51′50″N 109°48′04″E / 27.864°N 109.801°E / 27.864; 109.801[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Huaihua
Area[2]
 • Total 1,560.93 km2 (602.68 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 343,309
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 4194XX

Mayang ( "Mayang Miao Autonomous County", simplified Chinese: 麻阳苗族自治县; traditional Chinese: 麻陽苗族自治縣; pinyin: Máyáng Miáozú Zìzhìxiàn; usually referred to as "Mayang County", simplified Chinese: 麻阳县; traditional Chinese: 麻陽縣; pinyin: Má-yáng xiàn) is an autonomous county of Miao people in Hunan Province, China, it is under the administration of Huaihua Prefecture-level City.

Mayang is located on the west central margin of Hunan Province, adjacent to Guizhou Province. It borders Bijiang District of Tongren, Guizhou to the west, Fenghuang County to the northwest, Luxi County to the northeast, Chenxi County and Hecheng District of Huaihua to the southeast, Zhijiang County to the south. The county covers 1,568.19 km2 (605.48 sq mi), as of 2015, It had a registered population of 403,400 and a resident population of 349,000.[4] The county has 7 towns and 11 townships under its jurisdiction, the county seat is Yaoli Community (高村镇尧里社区).[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Mayang" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ Huaihua City Land Use Plan (2006–20)/《怀化市土地利用总体规划(2006-2020年)》.(Chinese) Accessed 8 July 2014.
  3. ^ "怀化市2010年第六次全国人口普查主要数据公报" (in Chinese). Huaihua Statistical Bureau/怀化市统计局. Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  4. ^ about the population of Mayang County in 2015, according to the Statistical Communiqué of Mayang County on the 2015 National Economic and Social Development - (2015年麻阳县国民经济和社会发展统计公报): http://www.mayang.gov.cn/Item/38864.aspx mayang.gov.cn] or ahmhxc.com
  5. ^ the divsions of Mayang County in 2015, according to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Mayang County on November 19, 2015 - 《湖南省民政厅关于同意麻阳县乡镇区划调整方案的批复》(湘民行发〔2015〕79号): rednet.cn, also see 《湖南省乡镇区划调整改革109个县市区批复方案》: people.com or xinhuanet.com

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