Artux transliterated from Kyrgyz, is a county-level city in Xinjiang. The area is 15,509 km2 (5,988 sq mi) and the total population is 200,000 (2002). Artux is the seat of Kizilsu Kirghiz Autonomous Prefecture.
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|• Total||15,698 km2 (6,061 sq mi)|
|• Density||13/km2 (35/sq mi)|
Geography and climateEdit
Artux's economy is primarily agriculture, the agricultural products are mainly cotton, grapes, and sheep.
Artux is served by the Southern Xinjiang Railway.