Shawan County

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Shawan County

ساۋەن ناھىيىسى
Location of Shawan County (red) within Tacheng Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Location of Shawan County (red) within Tacheng Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Autonomous regionXinjiang
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Shawan County
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese沙湾县
Traditional Chinese沙灣縣
Uyghur name
Uyghurساۋەن ناھىيىسى

Shawan County, also transliterated from Chinese to Uyghur as Savan County, is a county situated in the north of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Tacheng Prefecture. It has an area of 12,468 km2 (4,814 sq mi) with a population of 200,000.[when?] The Postcode is 832100.


Administrative divisions[edit]

Town (镇)

Township (乡)


  • Cattle Circle Ranch (牛圈子牧场) | Boertonggu Ranch (博尔通古牧场) | Shawanxian Pedigree Ranch (沙湾县良种场)| XPCC 121st Brigade 兵团121团 | XPCC 122nd Brigade 兵团122团 | XPCC 123rd Brigade 兵团123团 | XPCC 123rd Brigade 兵团133团 | XPCC 134th Brigade 兵团134团 | XPCC 135th Brigade 兵团135团 | XPCC 141st Brigade 兵团141团 | XPCC 142nd Brigade 兵团142团 | XPCC 143rd Brigade 兵团143团 | XPCC 144th Brigade 兵团144团 | XPCC 151st Brigade 兵团151团

Coordinates: 44°21′N 85°37′E / 44.350°N 85.617°E / 44.350; 85.617