Xianyou County

Xianyou (simplified Chinese: 仙游; traditional Chinese: 仙遊[1][2]; pinyin: Xiānyóu Xiàn; Puxian Min: Sing-iú gā̤ⁿ) is a county in the municipal region of Putian, in eastern Fujian province, People's Republic of China.

Xianyou

仙游县

Sienyu; Hsienyu
Image of Xianyou County Bus Terminal, during daytime
Xianyou County Bus Station
Xianyou (westernmost division) in Putian
Xianyou (westernmost division) in Putian
Putian in Fujian
Putian in Fujian
Coordinates: 25°21′43″N 118°41′31″E / 25.362°N 118.692°E / 25.362; 118.692Coordinates: 25°21′43″N 118°41′31″E / 25.362°N 118.692°E / 25.362; 118.692
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceFujian
Prefecture-level cityPutian
Area
 • Total1,815 km2 (701 sq mi)
Population
 (2009) 20-3 年末户籍统计人口数(2009年). 福建统计年鉴—2010. Archived from the original on 2012-08-05.
 • Total1,066,357
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
351200
Area code(0)594
Licence plates闽B
Websitewww.xianyou.gov.cn

AdministrationEdit

The county seat is in Licheng Subdistrict (鲤城街道).

Towns (镇, zhen)Edit

  • Linan, Xianyou (鲤南镇)
  • Laidian (赖店)
  • Youyang (游洋)
  • Zhongshan (钟山)
  • Duwei (度尾)
  • Bangtou (榜头)
  • Daji (大济)
  • Longhua (龙华)
  • Gaiwei (盖尾)
  • Jiaowei (郊尾)
  • Fengting[3] (枫亭)
  • Yuanzhuang (园庄)

Townships (乡, xiang)Edit

  • Shicang (石苍)
  • Xiangxi (象溪)
  • Xiyuan (西苑)
  • Shexing (社硎)
  • Shufeng (书峰)

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ "Index to the New Map of China (In English and Chinese)" (in English and Chinese). Shanghai: Far Eastern Geographical Establishment. 1914. p. 76 – via Internet Archive. Sienyu ... ... ... 仙遊縣 Fukien ... ... 福建 ... 25.20N 118.37E
  2. ^ 教育部重編國語辭典修訂本 (in Chinese). Retrieved 21 August 2019. 字詞 【仙遊】{...}縣名。位於福建省東部,木蘭溪北岸。
  3. ^ Edward Stanford (1908). Atlas of the Chinese Empire (1 ed.). pp. 24, 78 – via Internet Archive. Fengting{...}Fengting, Fukien . . 25.17 N 118.52 E