Zongyang County

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Zongyang County
Zongyang County is located in China
Zongyang County
Zongyang County
Location in China
Coordinates: 30°42′N 117°13′E / 30.700°N 117.217°E / 30.700; 117.217Coordinates: 30°42′N 117°13′E / 30.700°N 117.217°E / 30.700; 117.217
Country People's Republic of China
Province Anhui
Prefecture-level city Tongling
County seat Zongyang Town
 • Total 1,808 km2 (698 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (35 ft)
 • Total 960,000
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Zongyang County (simplified Chinese: 枞阳县; traditional Chinese: 樅陽縣; pinyin: Zōngyáng Xiàn), is a county in southern Anhui province, East China, under the jurisdiction of Tongling City. It has a population of 960,000[when?] and an area of 1,808 square kilometres (698 sq mi). The government of Zongyang County is located in Zongyang Town (枞阳镇). On 13 October 2015, Zongyang County jurisdiction was transferred from Anqing to Tongling.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Zongyang County has jurisdiction over thirteen towns and nine townships.