Weiyuan County, Gansu


Weiyuan County is a CPRC, county in Gansu province of the People's Republic of China. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Dingxi. Its postal code is 748200, and its population in 2018 was 345,000 people. Potato and traditional Chinese medicinal herbs such as Codonopsis, Angelica, Rhododendron and Astragalus form an important part of agricultural output. Furthermore, 485 kinds of wild Chinese herbal medicine are harvested.http://www.dingxi.gov.cn/art/2018/8/20/art_50_9339.html Weiyuan has a long history with 49 ancient cultural sites in the county, including neolithic sites, a Ming Dynasty wooden bridge, and a section of the Great Wall of China.

Administrative divisions

Weiyuan County is divided to 12 towns and 4 townships. ;Towns ;Townships

See also

* List of administrative divisions of Gansu


Official website (Chinese)
County-level divisions of Gansu, Weiyuan County Dingxi {{Gansu-geo-stub