Location of the seat in Heilongjiang
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|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Seat||Bayan Town (巴彦镇)|
|• Total||3,137.7 km2 (1,211.5 sq mi)|
|Elevation||136 m (446 ft)|
|• Density||200/km2 (530/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (China Standard)|
Bayan County (simplified Chinese: 巴彦县; traditional Chinese: 巴彦縣; pinyin: Bāyàn Xiàn) is a county of Heilongjiang Province, Northeast China, it is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang. It borders Mulan County to the east, Bin County to the south, Hulan District to the west, as well as the prefecture-level city of Suihua to the north.
There are ten towns and eight townships in the county:
The population of the district was 677,955 in 1999.