Shenqiu County

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Shenqiu County

Shenqiu is located in Henan
Location of the seat in Henan
Coordinates: 33°24′32″N 115°05′56″E / 33.409°N 115.099°E / 33.409; 115.099Coordinates: 33°24′32″N 115°05′56″E / 33.409°N 115.099°E / 33.409; 115.099
Country People's Republic of China
Province Henan
Prefecture-level city Zhoukou
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)

Shenqiu County (Chinese: 沈丘县; pinyin: Shěnqiū Xiàn) is a county in the east of Henan province, China, bordering Anhui province to the south and east. It is under the administration of Zhoukou City. The county seat is the town of Shenqiu, which is situated on the Ying River, a tributary of the Huai River. This river traverses the county from Zhoukou in the west to the Henan state border with Anhui in the east at Jieshou,

The county includes the two streets, 10 towns, 10 townships. Population is made up of nine (Han, Hui, Manchu, Mongolian, Tibetan, Zhuang, Daur) ethnic groups. Han ethnic group is the largest comprising more than 956,000 Han.

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