Minfeng County

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Minfeng County
民丰县نىيە ناھىيىسى
County
Minfeng County (red) in Hotan Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Minfeng County (red) in Hotan Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Minfeng is located in Xinjiang
Minfeng
Minfeng
Location of the seat in Xinjiang
Coordinates: 37°04′N 82°46′E / 37.067°N 82.767°E / 37.067; 82.767Coordinates: 37°04′N 82°46′E / 37.067°N 82.767°E / 37.067; 82.767
Country People's Republic of China
Autonomous region Xinjiang
Prefecture Hotan Prefecture
County seat Niya
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

The Minfeng (Niye) County (simplified Chinese: 民丰县; traditional Chinese: 民豐縣; pinyin: Mínfēng Xiàn; Uyghur: نىيە ناھىيىسى‎, ULY: Niye Nahiyisi, UYY: Niyə Nah̡iyisi?) is a county within the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Hotan Prefecture. It contains an area of 56,726 km2 (21,902 sq mi). According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 30,000.

The county seat is in the town of Niya, which is often referred to by the county name (Minfeng) as well.