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Xiangyin County (simplified Chinese: 湘阴县; traditional Chinese: 湘陰縣; pinyin: Xiāngyīn xiàn) is a county in Hunan Province, China, it is under the administration of Yueyang City. Located on the southeastern shores of Lake Dongting, the Xiang River runs south to north through the middle lands of the county, the Zi River merges into Dongting in the westeastern margin. Xiangyin is bordered by Yueyang County, Yuanjiang City to the north, Heshan District of Yiyang to the west, Wangcheng District of Changsha to the south, Miluo City to the east. It has an area of 1,581.5 km2 (610.6 sq mi) with rough 770,000 of population, the county is divided into 14 township-level divisions, the county seat is Wenxing Town.

Xiangyin County
湘阴县
County
Xiangyin is located in Hunan
Xiangyin
Xiangyin
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 28°44′31″N 112°46′26″E / 28.742°N 112.774°E / 28.742; 112.774Coordinates: 28°44′31″N 112°46′26″E / 28.742°N 112.774°E / 28.742; 112.774
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Yueyang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

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Administrative divisionsEdit

According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Xiangyin county on November 20, 2015, Xiangyin has 4 townships and 10 towns under its jurisdiction,[1] they are:

4 townships

10 towns

Notable peopleEdit

ClimateEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ According to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Xiangyin County, Hunan province on November 20, 2015: (2015-12-04), also see hunan.gov (2015-12-07)