Lankao County
兰考县
Lankao Welcome Sign viewed from HSR
Lankao Welcome Sign viewed from HSR
Lankao is located in Henan
Lankao
Lankao
Location of the seat in Henan
Coordinates: 34°41′24″N 114°48′36″E / 34.69000°N 114.81000°E / 34.69000; 114.81000Coordinates: 34°41′24″N 114°48′36″E / 34.69000°N 114.81000°E / 34.69000; 114.81000
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHenan
Prefecture-level cityKaifeng
County seatChengguan (城关镇)
Area
 • Total1,116 km2 (431 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)[2]
 • Total652,900
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
475300
Area code(s)0378
Websitewww.lankao.gov.cn

Lankao County (simplified Chinese: 兰考县; traditional Chinese: 蘭考縣; pinyin: Lánkǎo Xiàn) is a county of Kaifeng, Henan, China. It has an area of 1,116 km2 (431 sq mi) and a population of 760,000.[3]

It was the site of the Battle of Lanfeng during the Second Sino-Japanese War.

Administrative divisions

As 2012, this county is divided to 5 towns and 11 townships.[4]

Towns
  • Chengguan (城关镇)
  • Guyang (固阳镇)
  • Hongmiao (红庙镇)
  • Nanzhang (南彰镇)
  • Zhangjunmu (张君墓镇)
Townships
  • Batou Township (坝头乡)
  • Chengguan Township (城关乡)
  • Guying Township (谷营乡)
  • Mengzhai Township (孟寨乡)
  • Putaojia Township (葡萄架乡)
  • Sanyizhai Township (三义寨乡)
  • Xiaosong Township (小宋乡)
  • Xuhe Township (许河乡)
  • Yanlou Township (阎楼乡)
  • Yifeng Township (仪封乡)
  • Zhuaying Township (爪营乡)

Transportation

References

  1. ^ 最新人口信息 www.hongheiku.com (in Chinese). hongheiku. Retrieved 2021-01-12.
  2. ^ 最新人口信息 www.hongheiku.com (in Chinese). hongheiku. Retrieved 2021-01-12.
  3. ^ "Profile of Lankao County" (in Chinese). Official website of Lankao County Government. 2007-02-06. Retrieved 2008-06-07.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ 平顶山市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.