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Province of Hebei, China

Location of province of Hebei on a map

Hebei is a province found in the nation of China. Home to 71,854,202 people, it is the 6th largest division in China in terms of population.

Hebei gained its current status as a province in the year 1949. The government of Hebei is lead by Zhang Qingwei and is based in the province capital of Shijiazhuang (Population: 2,834,942).

The most populous cities in Hebei are: Tangshan (Population: 3,372,102), Shijiazhuang (Population: 2,834,942), Handan (Population: 1,358,318), Baoding (Population: 995,652), Qinhuangdao (Population: 759,718).

Hebei Province - Quick Facts

Country China
Region Type Province
ISO Code CN_13
Time Zone HKT
Year of Establishment 1949
Capital Shijiazhuang (Population: 2,834,942)
Head of Government Zhang Qingwei
Total Population 71,854,202
Total Area 187,240 sq km (72,294 sq miles)
Population Density 383.8 sq km (993.9 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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