Xinghe County

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Xinghe County
Xinghe is located in Inner Mongolia
Location in Inner Mongolia
Coordinates: 40°52′N 113°50′E / 40.867°N 113.833°E / 40.867; 113.833
Country People's Republic of China
Region Inner Mongolia
Prefecture-level city Ulaan Chab
Elevation 1,279 m (4,196 ft)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Xinghe County (Mongolian: ᠰᠢᠩᠾᠧ ᠰᠢᠶᠠᠨ Siŋhė siyan, Шинхэ шянь; simplified Chinese: 兴和县; traditional Chinese: 興和縣; pinyin: Xīnghé Xiàn) is a county of south-central Inner Mongolia, People's Republic of China, bordering the provinces of Hebei to the east and Shanxi to the south. It is under the administration of Ulaan Chab City, and is situated on the China National Highway 110 between Ulaan Chab and Zhangjiakou in Hebei province. Bordering county-level divisions include Fengzhen City to the southwest, Chahar Right Front Banner to the west, Chahar Right Back Banner to the northwest, and Shangdu County to the north.