Malipo County
麻栗坡县
Location of Malipo County (pink) and Wenshan Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of Malipo County (pink) and Wenshan Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Autonomous prefectureWenshan
Area
 • Total2,395 km2 (925 sq mi)
Population
 • Total270,000
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
663600
Area code(s)0876
Websitehttp://www.ynmlp.net/
Emerald crystals, Dayakou emerald mine, Malipo County
Emerald crystals, Dayakou emerald mine, Malipo County

Malipo County (Chinese: 麻栗坡县; pinyin: Málìpō Xiàn, Vietnamese: Ma Lật Pha) is under the administration of the Wenshan Zhuang and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, in the southeast of Yunnan province, China, bordering Ha Giang Province to the southeast.

Administrative divisions

In the present, Malipo County has 4 towns, 6 townships and 1 ethnic township.[1]

4 towns
  • Mali (麻栗镇)
  • Daping (大坪镇)
  • Donggan (董干镇)
  • Tianbao (天保镇)
6 townships
  • Xiajinchang (下金厂乡)
  • Babu (八布乡)
  • Liuhe (六河乡)
  • Yangwan (杨万乡)
  • Tiechang (铁厂乡)
  • Majie (马街乡)
1 ethnic township

Ethnic groups

The following list of ethnic groups and subgroups, and their respective distributions, is from the Malipo County Gazetteer (2000).

Tourism

Neolithic painting at the 'Great King' painting site above Malipo in Wenshan prefecture, Yunnan province, China.
Neolithic painting at the 'Great King' painting site above Malipo in Wenshan prefecture, Yunnan province, China.

One major tourist attraction is the neolithic rock art above Malipo itself, apparently known as the 'Great King' site for the two dominant figures at the center of the artwork. It is said to be over 4000 years old.[16]

Transport

References

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Coordinates: 23°07′32″N 104°42′11″E / 23.12556°N 104.70306°E / 23.12556; 104.70306