Gaoyang County
高阳县
Kaoyang
Gaoyang in Baoding
Gaoyang in Baoding
Baoding in Hebei
Baoding in Hebei
Coordinates: 38°42′00″N 115°46′44″E / 38.700°N 115.779°E / 38.700; 115.779Coordinates: 38°42′00″N 115°46′44″E / 38.700°N 115.779°E / 38.700; 115.779
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHebei
Prefecture-level cityBaoding
County seatGaoyang Town
Area
 • Total497 km2 (192 sq mi)
Elevation
13 m (42 ft)
Population
 (2006)[citation needed]
 • Total320,000
 • Density640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
071500

Gaoyang County (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: 高陽縣; pinyin: Gāoyáng Xiàn; lit. 'High Sun') is a county in the central part of Hebei province, People's Republic of China. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Baoding and has an area of 497 km2 (192 sq mi).

The county seat is in Gaoyang Town (高阳镇).

Administrative divisions

There are 4 towns and 5 townships under the county's administration.[1]

Towns:

Townships:

Notable inhabitants

References

  1. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:高阳县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2012-07-18.