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Jintang County

Jintang County


金堂县
Jintang is located in Sichuan
Jintang
Jintang
Location of the seat in Sichuan
Coordinates: 30°51′04″N104°24′58″E / 30.851°N 104.416°E / 30.851; 104.416Coordinates: 30°51′04″N104°24′58″E / 30.851°N 104.416°E / 30.851; 104.416[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Sichuan
Sub-provincial city Chengdu
Area
 • Total 1,156 km2 (446 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • Total 717,225
 • Density 620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
6104XX
Area code(s) 028
Chengdu district map
Website jintang.gov.cn
Jintang County
Traditional Chinese 金堂
Simplified Chinese 金堂
Literal meaning Golden Hall County

Jintang County[a] is a county of Sichuan Province, China, it is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Chengdu, the provincial capital.

Geography [ edit ]

Jintang is bordered by the prefecture-level cities of Deyang to the north and east and Jianyang to the south.

History [ edit ]

In the 19th century, Jintang County was regarded as producing the best tobacco in Sichuan after nearby Pi County.[4]

Climate [ edit ]

Notes [ edit ]

  1. ^ Also formerly romanized as Kin-tang Heen.[3]

References [ edit ]

Citations [ edit ]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Jintang" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. ^ 我市2010年第六次全国人口普查数据公报 (in Chinese). Government of Chengdu. 2011-05-13. Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2011-08-04.
  3. ^ Gutzlaff (1838), p. 533.
  4. ^ Encyclopædia Britannica, 9th ed. (1878), Vol. V, "China".

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