Xinshao County

Xinshao County (simplified Chinese: 新邵县; traditional Chinese: 新邵縣; pinyin: Xīnshào Xiàn) is a county in the Province of Hunan, China, it is under the administration of Shaoyang City. Located in central Hunan, the county is bordered to the north by Lianyuan City, Lengshuijiang City and Xinhua County, to the west by Longhui County, to the south by Shaoyang County and the city proper of Shaoyang. Xinshao County covers 1,763 km2 (681 sq mi),[1] as of 2015, it had a registered population of 828,100 and a permanent resident population of 769,700.[2] The county has 13 towns and two townships under its jurisdiction, the county seat is Niangxi (酿溪镇).[3][4]

Xinshao is located in Hunan
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 27°19′16″N 111°27′32″E / 27.321°N 111.459°E / 27.321; 111.459Coordinates: 27°19′16″N 111°27′32″E / 27.321°N 111.459°E / 27.321; 111.459
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Prefecture-level cityShaoyang
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Administrative divisionsEdit

13 towns
2 townships


  1. ^ 新邵基本概况 [Overview of Xinshao County]. Xinshao County People's Government.
  2. ^ 新邵县2015年国民经济和社会发展统计公报 [Statistical Communiqué of Xinshao County on the 2015 National Economic and Social Development]. Shaoyang People's Government. 2016-03-25. or
  3. ^ 邵阳市5乡撤乡设镇获省政府批准 涉及隆回新邵洞口 [result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Xinshao County on 18 April 2016]. Hunan. 2016-04-18.,
  4. ^ more about the subdivisions of Xinshao County, also see the History of Xinshao County,

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