Wangqing County

Wangqing County is a county of southeastern Jilin province, China. It is under the administration of the Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture. The county's name Wangqing comes from the Manchu language meaning fortress.

Wangqing County

汪清县 · 왕청현
Wangqing is located in Jilin
Wangqing
Wangqing
Location in Jilin
Coordinates: 43°19′N 129°46′E / 43.317°N 129.767°E / 43.317; 129.767Coordinates: 43°19′N 129°46′E / 43.317°N 129.767°E / 43.317; 129.767
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceJilin
PrefectureYanbian
County seatWangqing Town (汪清镇)
Area
 • Total8,994 km2 (3,473 sq mi)
Elevation
236 m (774 ft)
Population
 • Total260,000
 • Density29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
133200
Wangqing County
Simplified Chinese汪清县
Chinese Korean name
Chosŏn'gŭl왕청현
South Korean name
Hangul왕칭 현

Administrative divisionsEdit

 
Map of Wanqing (labeled as Wang-ch'ing (Pai-ts'ao-kou) 汪清 (百草溝)) and surrounding region (1956)

Wangqing has eight towns and one township.[1]

Towns:

The only township is Jiguan Township (鸡冠乡 / 계관향)

ReferencesEdit

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

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