Shaodong County

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Shaodong County
邵东县
County
Shaodong is located in Hunan
Shaodong
Shaodong
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 27°11′31″N 111°50′06″E / 27.192°N 111.835°E / 27.192; 111.835Coordinates: 27°11′31″N 111°50′06″E / 27.192°N 111.835°E / 27.192; 111.835[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Shaoyang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Shaodong County (simplified Chinese: 邵东县; traditional Chinese: 邵東縣; pinyin: Shàodōng Xiàn; literally: "east of Shao[yang]") is a county in the Province of Hunan, China, it is under the administration of Shaoyang City. Located in the central Hunan, the county is bordered to the northeast by Shuangfeng County, to the northwest by Xinshao County, to the east by Shuangqing, Beihu and Beita Districts of Shaoyang, to the south by Qidong County, to the southeast by Hengyang County. Shaodong County covers 1,768 km2 (683 sq mi), as of 2015, it had a registered population of 1,335,900 and a permanent resident population of 928,000.[2] The county has 3 subdistricts, 18 towns and 4 townships under its jurisdiction, the county seat is Dahetang (大禾塘街道).[3]

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  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Shaodong" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ the population of Shaodong County in 2015: according to the Statistical Communiqué of Shaodong County on the 2015 National Economic and Social Development (邵东县2015年国民经济和社会发展统计公报) shaoyang.gov (25-Mar-16)
  3. ^ According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Shaodong County on December 2, 2015: rednet.cn (2-Dec-15): 湘民行发〔2015〕123号, sytv.net

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