|— County-level city —|
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Township-level divisions||9 towns
|Municipal seat||Jinzhou Town|
|• Total||716 km2 (276 sq mi)|
|Elevation||47 m (155 ft)|
|• Density||750/km2 ( 1,900/sq mi)|
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
Jinzhou (simplified Chinese: 晋州; traditional Chinese: 晉州; pinyin: Jìnzhōu) is a county-level city of Hebei province, under the administration of Shijiazhuang prefecture-level city, the provincial capital. Until November 1991, it was known as Jin County (simplified Chinese: 晋县; traditional Chinese: 晉縣; pinyin: Jìn Xiàn).
Jinzhou is located in central Hebei province, 50 kilometres (31 mi) east of Shijiazhuang. It covers an area of 619 square kilometers, and as of 2010[update], has a population of about 537,700. It consists of nine towns and one township, as well as 224 villages.
Jinzhou has a recorded history of at least 2500 years. It was the hometown of Wei Zheng(魏征), a well-known and well-respected historical figure of Tang dynasty. It is also, according to the Chinese government, the "Hometown of Ya Li (鸭梨，literally, duck pear)".
Administrative divisions 
There are 9 towns and 1 township:
- Jinzhou (晋州镇)
- Zongshizhuang (总十庄镇)
- Yingli (营里镇)
- Taoyuan (桃园镇)
- Dongzhuosu (东卓宿镇)
- Mayu (马于镇)
- Xiaoqiao (小樵镇)
- Huaishu (槐树镇)
- Donglizhuang (东里庄镇)
- Zhoujiazhuang Township (周家庄乡)
- "2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码：晋州市" (in Simplified Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2013-01-19.
- 晋州市人民政府 (Jinzhou Municipal Government) (in Simplified Chinese)
- 晋州招商网 (Jinzhou Trade Website) (in Simplified Chinese)
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