Yiyang County
宜阳县
Yiyang in Luoyang
Yiyang in Luoyang
Luoyang in Henan
Luoyang in Henan
Coordinates: 34°30′53″N 112°10′45″E / 34.5146°N 112.1792°E / 34.5146; 112.1792Coordinates: 34°30′53″N 112°10′45″E / 34.5146°N 112.1792°E / 34.5146; 112.1792
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHenan
Prefecture-level cityLuoyang
Area
 • Total1,666 km2 (643 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)[2]
 • Total608,300
 • Density370/km2 (950/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
471600
Yiyang County, Henan
Traditional Chinese宜陽縣
Simplified Chinese宜阳县
Hanyu PinyinYíyáng Xiàn

Yiyang is a county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Luoyang city, Henan province, China, historically called Shou'an County (simplified Chinese: 寿安县; traditional Chinese: 壽安縣). Fuchang County of the Tang and Song dynasties was located in Yiyang.[3] In 1072 Fuchang was merged into Shou'an, and in 1186 Shou'an was renamed as Yiyang.[4]

Administrative divisions

As 2012, this county is divided to 7 towns and 10 townships.[5]

Towns
  • Chengguan (城关镇)
  • Fengli (丰李镇)
  • Liuquan (柳泉镇)
  • Hancheng (韩城镇)
  • Baiyang (白杨镇)
  • Xuncun (寻村镇)
  • Jinping (锦屏镇)
Townships
  • Yanzhen Township (盐镇乡)
  • Gaocun Township (高村乡)
  • Sanxiang Township (三乡乡)
  • Zhangwu Township (张坞乡)
  • Muce Township (穆册乡)
  • Shangguan Township (上观乡)
  • Lianzhuang Township (莲庄乡)
  • Zhaobao Township (赵堡乡)
  • Dongwangzhuang Township (董王庄乡)
  • Xiangcun Township (樊村乡)

Notable people

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. ^ "Fuchang Xian". China Historical GIS. Harvard University. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Shouan Xian". China Historical GIS. Harvard University. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
  5. ^ 洛阳市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.