地理位置： 位于东经103°32至104°14′,北纬36°05′至36°50′之间,总面积2556平方公里。东临白银市和榆中县，南接兰州市区，西连永登县，北依景泰县。县城距兰州、白银两城均为４５公里。 地形地貌
Location: Located in east longitude 103 ° 32
zhi 104 ° 14 ', latitude 36 ° 05' to 36 ° 50 ', and a total area of 2,556 square kilometers. The east and in Yuzhong County of Baiyin City, the urban area south of Lanzhou, Yongdeng County, even the West, according to the North Jingtai Xian. The county from Lanzhou, Baiyin City are two 45 km. Topography northwest, southeast low, with an average elevation 1,600 m, 2,445 m maximum, minimum 1,441 meters. Sub-county mountain, hilly, three types basin.
Climate: temperate zone in the continental monsoon climate. The average annual temperature of 7.2 ℃, the highest 37 ℃, the lowest -25.4 ℃. An average of 260 mm in precipitation, evaporation, more than 1,800 mm. The average annual sunshine 2768 hours, frost-free period 144 days.
Resources: 43.6 million mu of cultivated land throughout the county, of which 21.11 million mu of irrigated, 1.4 mu per capita. Area of 253 mu of grassland, woodland area of 14 mu. Yellow River flows through the southern Shichuan Township, with an average annual runoff of 33.1 billion cubic meters. -- Built in the West, the two major water Liti sand ditch irrigation projects, reservoirs two, and another small fire ditch reservoir under construction. A gold, silver, copper, iron, lead, zinc and other metal minerals and quartz stone, limestone, marble, granite and other non-metallic mineral deposits. Bai Langua there, and the Seeds and winter pear fruit, perfume pears, apples, pears and other soft child of the rich agricultural resources. Township have Shichuan, "Ewha", Centre for Rural "days Axe sand Palace," the temple groups such as Dandong and tourism resources. There are 864.9 km high-voltage transmission lines, substations 11 points, the total capacity of 84,950 kVA. The county has a 110,000 volts transformer substation, is building the country, "August 5" key construction projects - the Yellow River, Gorge Hydropower Station in the small rural county in Shichuan. Kawaguchi three industrial development district 220,000 volts transformer substation construction has already started.
Population Division: 1 county jurisdiction 7 rural town, 71 administrative villages, 42 neighborhood committees. Total population of 161,900, of which agricultural population 150,100, accounting for the county's total population of 93%. There are major ethnic Han, Hui, Zhuang, Tibetan, Miao, Manchu, which accounted for 99% of the Han people and other ethnic population of 0.09 percent.