Yuping Dong Autonomous County

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Yuping County

玉屏县
玉屏侗族自治县
Yuping Dong Autonomous County
Yuping is the southernmost division in this map of Tongren
Yuping is the southernmost division in this map of Tongren
Tongren in Guizhou
Tongren in Guizhou
Coordinates: 27°14′10″N 108°54′22″E / 27.236°N 108.906°E / 27.236; 108.906Coordinates: 27°14′10″N 108°54′22″E / 27.236°N 108.906°E / 27.236; 108.906
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuizhou
Prefecture-level cityTongren
Area
 • Total516 km2 (199 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total118,398
 • Density230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Yuping Dong Autonomous County (Chinese: 玉屏侗族自治县; pinyin: Yùpíng dòngzú Zìzhìxiàn) is an autonomous county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Tongren, in the east of Guizhou Province, China, bordering Hunan Province to the southeast.

Area: 516 km2 (199 sq mi).

Population: 140,000 in 2002.

Postal Code: 554000.

The county government is located in Pingxi town.

The county produces a special instrument "Yuping Flute" (玉屏箫笛).

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