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Sihong County

Sihong


泗洪县


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Sihong is located in Jiangsu
Sihong
Sihong
Location in Jiangsu
Coordinates: 33°27′54″N118°12′22″E / 33.465°N 118.206°E / 33.465; 118.206Coordinates: 33°27′54″N118°12′22″E / 33.465°N 118.206°E / 33.465; 118.206[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Jiangsu
Prefecture-level city Suqian
Area
 • Total 2,731 km2 (1,054 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[3]
 • Total 909,298
 • Density 330/km2 (860/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
2239XX

Sihong County (simplified Chinese: 泗洪县; traditional Chinese: 泗洪縣; pinyin: Sìhóng Xiàn) is under the administration of Suqian, Jiangsu province, China. It borders the prefecture-level cities of Huai'an to the southeast, Chuzhou (Anhui) to the south, Bengbu (Anhui) to the west, and Suzhou (Anhui) to the northwest.

History [ edit ]

The area that later became Sihong County probably served as center for the state of Xu during Spring and Autumn period, and harbored its capital city.[4]

See also [ edit ]

  • Wangtan, a village in Jieji, Sihong County. It is the most beautiful village in Sihong

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Sihong" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. ^ Suqian Statistical Yearbook 2012/《宿迁统计年鉴2012》.(in Chinese) Accessed 9 July 2014.
  3. ^ China 2010 Census County-by-county Statistics/《中国2010年人口普查分县资料》.(in Chinese) Accessed 9 July 2014.
  4. ^ Li (1985), p. 190.

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