Quzhou County

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Quzhou County
曲周县
County
Coordinates: 36°46′N 114°56′E / 36.767°N 114.933°E / 36.767; 114.933Coordinates: 36°46′N 114°56′E / 36.767°N 114.933°E / 36.767; 114.933
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Handan
Area
 • Total 667 km2 (258 sq mi)
Elevation 42 m (139 ft)
Population
 • Total 400,000
 • Density 600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 057250
Quzhou County
Traditional Chinese 曲周
Simplified Chinese 曲周

Quzhou[a] is a county in Handan Prefecture in southern Hebei Province, China. It has a population of 400,000[when?] residing in an area of 667 km2 (258 sq mi).

Administrative divisions[edit]

There are 5 towns and 5 townships under the county's administration.[2]

Towns:

Townships:

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ In addition to the pinyin and Wade-Giles romanizations given above, Quzhou sometimes appears in older works as Ku Chou.[1]

References[edit]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fitzgerald (1933), p. 222.
  2. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:曲周县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 19 July 2012. 

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