Wei County, Xingtai

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Wei County

威县
Wei County in Xingtai
Wei County in Xingtai
Xingtai in Hebei
Xingtai in Hebei
Coordinates: 36°58′51″N 115°16′29″E / 36.9807°N 115.2747°E / 36.9807; 115.2747Coordinates: 36°58′51″N 115°16′29″E / 36.9807°N 115.2747°E / 36.9807; 115.2747
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHebei
Prefecture-level cityXingtai
County seatMingzhou Town (洺州镇)
Area
 • Total994 km2 (384 sq mi)
Elevation
37 m (121 ft)
Population
 • Total540,000
 • Density540/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
054700

Wei County or Weixian (simplified Chinese: 威县; traditional Chinese: 威縣; pinyin: Wēi Xiàn) is a county in the south of Hebei province, China. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Xingtai, with a population of 540,000[when?] residing in an area of 994 km2 (384 sq mi). It is served by G45 Daqing–Guangzhou Expressway and China National Highway 106.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Wei County consists of 5 towns and 11 townships.[1]

Towns:

Townships:

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:威县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2012-07-21.