Weishan County, Shandong

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Weishan County

微山县
Location in Jining
Location in Jining
Location of the seat relative to Weishan Lake and in Shandong
Location of the seat relative to Weishan Lake and in Shandong
Coordinates: 34°48′N 117°08′E / 34.800°N 117.133°E / 34.800; 117.133Coordinates: 34°48′N 117°08′E / 34.800°N 117.133°E / 34.800; 117.133
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceShandong
Prefecture-level cityJining
Area
 • Total1,780 km2 (690 sq mi)
Elevation
46 m (151 ft)
Population
 • Total680,000
 • Density380/km2 (990/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Area code(s)0537
Websitewww.weishan.gov.cn

Weishan County (simplified Chinese: 微山县; traditional Chinese: 微山縣; pinyin: Wēishān Xiàn) is a county of southwestern Shandong province, People's Republic of China, bordering Jiangsu province to the south. It is under the administration of Jining City, and much of its area is occupied by Nansi, or Weishan Lake.

The population was 677,893 in 1999.[1]

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  1. ^ National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS

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