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Location of Kalpin/Keping in the Aksu administrative district of Xinjiang

Kalpin County (Chinese .mw-parser-output

柯坪县, PinyinKēpíng Xiàn; Uyghur كەلپىن ناھىيىسى Kəlpin Naⱨiyisi) of Aksu County is located in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China. It has an area of 8,976.6 km² and a population of 40,000 (2004). Its main town is the Kalpin (柯坪镇) Greater Township.

Administration

The county administers the following major municipalities and townships[1]:

Large municipalities (small towns, 镇zhèn):

  • 柯坪镇 Keping zhèn

Communities (villages, 乡xiāng):

  • 阿恰勒乡 Aqiale xiāng
  • 盖孜力克乡 Gaizilike xiāng
  • 启浪乡 Qilang xiāng
  • 玉尔其乡 Yuerqi xiāng

Individual references

  1. centralasiatraveler.com: Xinjiang place names in alphabetical order(Memento of 7 November 2011 in the Internet Archive)

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Coordinates 40° 31′ N, 79° 3′ E