Shaoyang County


Shaoyang is located in Hunan
Location in Hunan
Coordinates (Shaoyang County government): 26°59′26″N 111°16′26″E / 26.9906°N 111.2738°E / 26.9906; 111.2738Coordinates: 26°59′26″N 111°16′26″E / 26.9906°N 111.2738°E / 26.9906; 111.2738
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Prefecture-level cityShaoyang
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Shaoyang County (simplified Chinese: 邵阳县; traditional Chinese: 邵陽縣; pinyin: Shàoyáng Xiàn) is a county in the Province of Hunan, China, it is under the administration of Shaoyang City. Located in the southwest of the province, the county is bordered to the north by Dongkou County, to the west by Huitong and Jingzhou Counties, to the southwest by Tongdao County, to the southeast by Chengbu County, to the east by Wugang City. Shaoyang County covers 1,996.08 km2 (770.69 sq mi), as of 2015, it had a registered population of 1,048,235 and a permanent resident population of 957,800.[1] The county has 12 towns and 8 townships under its jurisdiction, the county seat is Fenghuang Community (渡口镇凤凰社区}}).[2]


  1. ^ 邵阳县2015年国民经济和社会发展统计公报 [Statistical Communiqué of Shaoyang County on the 2015 National Economic and Social Development]. or (25-Mar-16)
  2. ^ 湖南省民政厅关于同意邵阳县乡镇区划调整方案的批复 (湘民行发〔2015〕75号) [result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Shaoyang County on 24 November 2015]. Hunan. 2015-12-04.,

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