Zhaoyuan County

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Zhaoyuan-County

肇源县
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Location of Zhaoyuan County in Daqing
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Daqing in Heilongjiang
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Province Heilongjiang
Prefecture-level city Daqing
County seatZhengfu Street No. 304, Zhaoyuan Town (肇源镇政府大街304号)
Area
  Total4,198 km2 (1,621 sq mi)
Population
 (2013)
  Total475,800
  Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Website zgzy.gov.cn

Zhaoyuan County (Chinese :肇源县; pinyin :Zhàoyuán Xiàn), formerly Rear Gorlos Banner, is a county in the west-central part of Heilongjiang Province, China, bordering Jilin province to the south. The southernmost county-level division of Daqing City, it has a land area of 4,198 km2 (1,621 sq mi) and a population of 450,000. The postal code is 166500. The county seat is located in Zhaoyuan Town.

Administrative divisions

Zhaoyuan consists of 7 towns, 6 townships and 3 ethnic townships.

Coordinates: 45°31′26.36″N124°42′05.36″E / 45.5239889°N 124.7014889°E / 45.5239889; 124.7014889

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