Sishui County
泗水县
Szeshui
Location in Jining
Sishui
Sishui
Location of the seat in Shandong
Coordinates: 35°39′50″N 117°15′04″E / 35.664°N 117.251°E / 35.664; 117.251Coordinates: 35°39′50″N 117°15′04″E / 35.664°N 117.251°E / 35.664; 117.251
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceShandong
Prefecture-level cityJining
Area
 • Total1,118.11 km2 (431.70 sq mi)
Elevation
105 m (344 ft)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total552,300
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
273200
Websitewww.sishui.gov.cn

Sishui County (simplified Chinese: 泗水县; traditional Chinese: 泗水縣; pinyin: Sìshuǐ Xiàn) is a county of southwestern Shandong province, People's Republic of China. It is the easternmost county-level division of Jining City. It takes its name from the Si River, which flows through the county.

The population was 590,326 in 1999.[1]

Administrative divisions

As 2012, this county is divided to 2 subdistricts, 8 towns and 3 townships.[2]

Subdistricts
Towns
  • Quanlin (泉林镇)
  • Xingcun (星村镇)
  • Zhegou (柘沟镇)
  • Jinzhuang (金庄镇)
  • Miaoguan (苗馆镇)
  • Zhongce (中册镇)
  • Yangliu (杨柳镇)
  • Sizhang (泗张镇)
Townships

References

  1. ^ National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS
  2. ^ 济宁市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.