Bayan County

巴彦县
Location of Bayan in Harbin
Bayan
Bayan
Location of the seat in Heilongjiang
Coordinates: 46°04′55″N 127°24′22″E / 46.082°N 127.406°E / 46.082; 127.406Coordinates: 46°04′55″N 127°24′22″E / 46.082°N 127.406°E / 46.082; 127.406[1]
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHeilongjiang
Sub-provincial cityHarbin
Divisions10 towns
8 townships
SeatBayan Town (巴彦镇)
Area
 • Total3,137.7 km2 (1,211.5 sq mi)
Elevation
136 m (446 ft)
Population
 (2010)[3]
 • Total590,555
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
1518XX
Area code(s)0451

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.

Administrative divisions

There are ten towns and eight townships in the county:[4]

Towns (镇)

Townships (乡)

Demographics

The population of the district was 677,955 in 1999.[5]

References

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Bayan" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. ^ Harbin Statistical Yearbook 2011 (《哈尔滨统计年鉴2011》). Accessed 8 July 2014.
  3. ^ 2010 Census Harbin primary statistics report (《哈尔滨市2010年第六次全国人口普查主要数据公报》). Accessed 8 July 2014.
  4. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:巴彦县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2013-01-27.[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS