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Huaining
怀宁县
Hwaining
Coordinates: 30°44′05″N 116°49′47″E / 30.7348°N 116.8296°E / 30.7348; 116.8296Coordinates: 30°44′05″N 116°49′47″E / 30.7348°N 116.8296°E / 30.7348; 116.8296
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceAnhui
Prefecture-level cityAnqing
Area
 • Total1,276 km2 (493 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total706,700
 • Density550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
246121

Huaining County (simplified Chinese: 怀宁县; traditional Chinese: 懷寧縣; pinyin: Huáiníng Xiàn) is a county in the southwest Anhui Province, People's Republic of China, under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Anqing. It has a population of 790,000[when?] and an area of 1,543 km2 (596 sq mi). The government of Huaining County was originally based in Shipai (Shihpai) (石牌镇) Town and moved to its current location in Gaohe Town (高河镇) on 18 January 2002.

Administrative divisions

Map including Huaining (labeled as HUAI-NING (ANKING) 懷寧) (AMS, 1954)
Map including Huaining (labeled as HUAI-NING (ANKING) 懷寧) (AMS, 1954)

Huaining County has jurisdiction over fifteen towns and five townships.[1]

Towns

Townships:

Transport

Culture

Huaining County is noted for its Huangmeixi Opera.

Notable people

References

  1. ^ "Archived copy" 走进怀宁. Huaining County People's Government. Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 4 February 2016.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)