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Anguo

Anguo


安国市


Ankwo
Temple for the God of Medicine
Temple for the God of Medicine
Location in Baoding
Location in Baoding
Anguo is located in Hebei
Anguo
Anguo
Location in Hebei
Coordinates: 38°25′05″N115°19′37″E / 38.418°N 115.327°E / 38.418; 115.327Coordinates: 38°25′05″N115°19′37″E / 38.418°N 115.327°E / 38.418; 115.327
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Baoding
Area
 • County-level city 485.1 km2 (187.3 sq mi)
 • Urban
81.00 km2 (31.27 sq mi)
Elevation
33 m (107 ft)
Population
 (2017)
 • County-level city 415,000
 • Density 860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
 • Urban 109,800
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
071200
Area code(s) 0312
Website anguo.gov.cn
Anguo
Simplified Chinese 安国
Traditional Chinese 安國
Postal Ankwo
Qizhou
Chinese 祁州
Postal Chichow

Anguo (simplified Chinese: 安国; traditional Chinese: 安國; pinyin: Ānguó), nicknamed "Medicine Capital" (药都), is a county-level city under the administration of and 52 kilometres (32 mi) south of Baoding, central Hebei province, China.[2]

It has a provincially protected Temple of the God of Medicine (藥王廟) established around 100.

In premodern China, Anguo was Qizhou (Chinese: 祁州; pinyin: Qízhōu). In 1991, Anguo was changed from county into a city. The city governs 20 town-level entities in 486 km2 (188 sq mi), of which the centrally placed Yaocheng (药城; Yàochéng) is the municipal seat. The Chinese playwright Guan Hanqing was born here.

Administrative divisions [ edit ]

Subdistricts:[2]

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External links [ edit ]

  1. ^ a b Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, ed. (2019). China Urban Construction Statistical Yearbook 2017. Beijing: China Statistics Press. p. 46. Retrieved 11 January 2020.
  2. ^ a b 安国市-行政区划网. XZQH.



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