Jianhe County

Jianhe County (simplified Chinese: 剑河县; traditional Chinese: 劍河縣; pinyin: Jiànhé Xiàn) is located in the southeast of Guizhou Province, China. Under the administration of Qiandongnan Prefecture, it is 294 km (183 mi) from the provincial capital, Guiyang, and 98 km (61 mi) from Kaili City, the prefectural seat.

Jianhe County

剑河县

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Jianhe, summer 2012
Jianhe, summer 2012
Jianhe in Guizhou, with township-level divisions
Jianhe in Guizhou, with township-level divisions
Coordinates: 26°43′42″N 108°26′29″E / 26.7283°N 108.4415°E / 26.7283; 108.4415Coordinates: 26°43′42″N 108°26′29″E / 26.7283°N 108.4415°E / 26.7283; 108.4415
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuizhou
Autonomous prefectureQiandongnan
Area
 • Total2,176 km2 (840 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total180,544
 • Density83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
556400
Websitehttp://www.yxgz.cn/city-76-index.html

AdministrationEdit

Jianhe County administers 1 subdistrict, 11 towns, 1 township and 308 villages.

Official website: https://web.archive.org/web/20130420144105/http://www.yxgz.cn/city-76-index.html

DemographicsEdit

  • Jianhe County's total population: 238400 (2006)
  • 96% of the minorities populations are mainly Miao and Dong[citation needed]

ClimateEdit

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