Dingbian County

Dingbian County (simplified Chinese: 定边县; traditional Chinese: 定邊縣; pinyin: Dìngbiān Xiàn) is a county in the northwest of Shaanxi province, China, bordering the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region to the west and Inner Mongolia to the north. It is the westernmost county-level division under the administration of Yulin City.

Dingbian County

定边县

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View of the seat of Dingbian from the Dingbian branch line of the Taiyuan–Zhongwei–Yinchuan railway
View of the seat of Dingbian from the Dingbian branch line of the Taiyuan–Zhongwei–Yinchuan railway
Dingbian in Yulin
Dingbian in Yulin
Yulin in Shaanxi
Yulin in Shaanxi
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceShaanxi
Prefecture-level cityYulin
Established1731
Area
 • Total6,920 km2 (2,670 sq mi)
Population
 ([when?])
 • Total344,900
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China standard time)
Postal Code
718699
Area code(0)912
Licence plates陕K
Websitedingbian.gov.cn

Administrative divisionsEdit

As 2019, Dingbian County is divided to 1 Subdistrict, 3 towns and 2 townships.[1]

Subdistricts
  • Dingbian Subdistrict (定边街道)
Towns
  • Hequan (贺圈镇)
  • Hongliugou (红柳沟镇)
  • Zhuanjing (砖井镇)
  • Bainijing (白泥井镇)
  • Anbian (安边镇)
  • Duiziliang (堆子梁镇)
  • Baiwanzi (白湾子镇)
  • Jiyuan (姬塬镇)
  • Yangjing (杨井镇)
  • Xin'anbian (新安边镇)
  • Zhangweixian (张崾先镇)
  • Fanxue (樊学镇)
  • Yanchangbao (盐场堡镇)
  • Haotan (郝滩镇)
  • Shidonggou (石洞沟镇)
  • Fengdikeng (冯地坑镇)
Townships
  • Youfangzhuang Township(油房庄乡)
  • Xuezhuang Township(学庄乡)

TransportationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "统计用区划代码 www.stats.gov.cn" (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2021-01-02.

Coordinates: 37°26′59″N 107°49′44″E / 37.44972°N 107.82889°E / 37.44972; 107.82889