Gaoyang County

Gaoyang County (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: 高陽縣; pinyin: Gāoyáng Xiàn; lit.: 'High Sun') is a county in the central part of Hebei province, People's Republic of China. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Baoding and has an area of 497 km2 (192 sq mi).

Gaoyang County

高阳县

Kaoyang
Gaoyang in Baoding
Gaoyang in Baoding
Baoding in Hebei
Baoding in Hebei
Coordinates: 38°42′00″N 115°46′44″E / 38.700°N 115.779°E / 38.700; 115.779Coordinates: 38°42′00″N 115°46′44″E / 38.700°N 115.779°E / 38.700; 115.779
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHebei
Prefecture-level cityBaoding
County seatGaoyang Town
Area
 • Total497 km2 (192 sq mi)
Elevation
13 m (42 ft)
Population
 (2006)[citation needed]
 • Total320,000
 • Density640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
071500

The county seat is in Gaoyang Town (高阳镇).

Administrative divisionsEdit

There are 4 towns and 5 townships under the county's administration.[1]

Towns:

Townships:

Notable inhabitantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:高阳县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2012-07-18.

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