Xiangfen County

Xiangfen County

People's Hospital
People's Hospital
Xiangfen in Linfen
Xiangfen in Linfen
Linfen in Shanxi
Linfen in Shanxi
Country People's Republic of China
Province Shanxi
Prefecture-level city Linfen
County seat Xincheng (新城镇)
 • Total 1,034 km2 (399 sq mi)
 • Total 500,000
 • Density 480/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
Area code(s) 0357

Xiangfen County (Chinese: 襄汾县; pinyin: Xiāngfén Xiàn) is a county in the southwest of Shanxi province, China. It was established in 1954 from the merger of the former Xiangling County (襄陵县) and Fencheng County (汾城县). Under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Linfen, it has an area of 1,034 km2 (399 sq mi) and has 500,000 inhabitants.[1]

Taosi archeological site is in Xiangfen County.

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References [ edit ]

  1. ^ "Profile of Xiangfen County" (in Chinese). Official website of Xiangfen County Government. 2008-06-01. Archived from the original on September 23, 2008. Retrieved 2008-09-13.

Coordinates: 35°52′35″N111°26′31″E / 35.87639°N 111.44194°E / 35.87639; 111.44194

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