Mengcheng County

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Mengcheng County
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Chinese 蒙城县
 • Pinyin Méngchéng Xiàn
Country China
Province Anhui
Prefecture Bozhou
County seat Chengguan
 • Total 2,091 km2 (807 sq mi)
 • Total 1,274,000
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 233500
Area code(s) 0558

Mengcheng County (Chinese: 蒙城县; pinyin: Méngchéng Xiàn) is a county of Anhui Province, China. It is under the administration of Bozhou city, bordering Lixin County. It is famous for its beef production and for Zhuangzi, 4th century BCE philosopher. Niu Qun, a well-known comedian, used to serve as deputy magistrate of Mengcheng County.

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Coordinates: 33°12′29″N 116°36′25″E / 33.20806°N 116.60694°E / 33.20806; 116.60694