Mile City


From top, left to right:

Mile City government, Qinglai Park, Yuhuang Park, road crossing of Shangqing Road and Zhongshan Road
Mile is located in Yunnan
Location of the city center in Yunnan
Coordinates: 24°24′15″N103°26′34″E / 24.40417°N 103.44278°E / 24.40417; 103.44278Coordinates: 24°24′15″N103°26′34″E / 24.40417°N 103.44278°E / 24.40417; 103.44278
Country People's Republic of China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Honghe
 • Total 4,004 km2 (1,546 sq mi)
 • Total 490,000
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Postal code
Area code(s) 0873

Mile (Chinese: 弥勒市; pinyin: Mílè Shì; [mǐlɤ̂ ʂî]) is located in Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan province, China.

Ethnic groups [ edit ]

The Mile County Gazetteer 弥勒县志 (1987:689-699) reports the following Yi subgroups.

  • Axi 阿细
  • Azhe 阿哲: in Wushan 五山, Xunjian 巡检, and Jianbian 江边 districts
  • Awu 阿乌: 8,710 persons as of 1984
  • Black Yi 黑彝: in Wushan 五山, Xishan 西山, and Dongshan 东山 districts
    • Large Black Yi 大黑彝 subgroup (autonym: Nasubo 纳苏波)
    • Small Black Yi 小黑彝 subgroup
  • Sani 撒尼 (autonym: Sanibo 撒尼波)
  • White Yi 白彝
    • Nasubo 纳苏波 subgroup: in Dongshan 东山 and Xinshao 新哨 districts
    • White Yi 白彝 subgroup: in Xier District 西二区
  • Gebo 葛波 (exonym: Guzu 古族)

Climate [ edit ]

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