Xiangyun County
祥云县
Location of Xiangyun County (pink) and Dali Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan
Location of Xiangyun County (pink) and Dali Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityDali
Area
 • Total2,498 km2 (964 sq mi)
Population
 • Total450,000
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
672100
Area code(s)0872
WebsiteWebsite

Xiangyun County (simplified Chinese: 祥云县; traditional Chinese: 祥雲縣; pinyin: Xiángyún Xiàn) is a county in the Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture located in the west-central part of Yunnan province, People's Republic of China.

Administrative divisions

Xiangyun County has 8 towns, 1 township and 1 ethnic township.[1]

8 towns
  • Xiangcheng (祥城镇)
  • Shalong (沙龙镇)
  • Yunnanyi (云南驿镇)
  • Xiazhuang (下庄镇)
  • Pupeng (普棚镇)
  • Liuchang (刘厂镇)
  • Hedian (禾甸镇)
  • Midian (米甸镇)
1 township
1 ethnic township
Map

Ethnic groups

The Xiangyun County Gazetteer (1996:138-139) lists the following ethnic Yi subgroups. Western Yi and Central Yi are linguistic classifications.

References

  1. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.

Coordinates: 25°28′36″N 100°33′08″E / 25.47667°N 100.55222°E / 25.47667; 100.55222