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Yuping Dong Autonomous County

Yuping County


玉屏县


Yü-p'ing
玉屏侗族自治县

Yuping Dong Autonomous County
Yuping is the southernmost division in this map of Tongren
Yuping is the southernmost division in this map of Tongren
Tongren in Guizhou
Tongren in Guizhou
Coordinates: 27°14′09″N108°54′23″E / 27.2358°N 108.9064°E / 27.2358; 108.9064Coordinates: 27°14′09″N108°54′23″E / 27.2358°N 108.9064°E / 27.2358; 108.9064
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guizhou
Prefecture-level city Tongren
Area
 • Total 516 km2 (199 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 118,398
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)

Yuping Dong Autonomous County (Chinese: 玉屏侗族自治县; pinyin: Yùpíng dòngzú Zìzhìxiàn) is an autonomous county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Tongren, in the east of Guizhou Province, China, bordering Hunan Province to the southeast.

Map including Yuping (labeled as YÜ-P'ING (Walled) 玉屏) (AMS, 1954)

Area: 516 km2 (199 sq mi).

Population: 140,000 in 2002.

Postal Code: 554000.

The county government is located in Pingxi town.

The county produces a special instrument "Yuping Flute" (玉屏箫笛).

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