Zhuanglang County is located in central Gansu Province, Liupanshanxi lu , jurisdiction over 18 towns, 1 street offices, 293 villages, 1521 Club. The total area of 1553 square kilometers, with a total population of 435,000. A total of 91.7 million mu of cultivated land throughout the county, agriculture 2.2 mu of arable land per capita. 1405-2857 meters above sea level in the territory between the rainfall over the past decade an average of 565 millimeters, the annual average temperature of 8.6 ℃. Many people will be less, and more drought disaster, a shortage of resources, away from transport links, is the province's poverty-stricken counties in 18 arid and 43 countries, one of key counties for poverty alleviation and development.
Zhuanglang County is rich in mineral resources and agricultural resources, proved reserves of more than 200 million tons of high-quality limestone and copper, lead, zinc and other metal mineral exploitation to produce high-quality flax stem the original 20,000 tons, annual output of goods potato 300,000 tons, is Longdong flax, buckwheat, broad bean, white clouds beans, pepper, one of the main producing areas, rhubarb, Bupleurum, Radix Codonopsis, Licorice, winter flowers, bark, such as access to more than 40 kinds of medicinal herbs most valuable Village medicine market; there are natural and artificial seabuckthorn forest of 12 hectares, mainly in Potherb bracken by consumers. Luohe the two sides the land is fertile, humid climate, adequate light and heat, is the cultivation of apples, peaches, pears and other fruits and vegetables of high quality suitable area, known as "fruit of the villages," the name.
Zhuanglang County has a long history, outstanding people, is the birthplace of one of the early nation. The territory of the county has made a number of 400 ancient cultural sites, a national forest park Cliff Temple Cloud, provincial conservation units caves and cliffs cloudzi jing shan , Chen Dong,wu wang fen Hill, Kuanshan Qiushui Tianchi step, and many other natural and human landscape. Zhuanglang County cadres and the masses after a 34-year unremitting efforts, in 1998 built the first "model of China's terraced County", the realization of the entire County, the basic goal of adequate food and clothing. Zhuanglang County people to understand and transform the nature of long-term practice, honed out of "seeking truth from facts, advocate science, self-improvement, hard work," the spirit of the Zhuanglang. In this spirit of inspiration and encouragement, the cadres and the masses in the county worked hard to speed up the development of urban and rural areas throughout the county face tremendous changes have taken place in economic construction and social undertakings have achieved remarkable results in some aspects of the work is still wide province or country have a certain impact. One of the recipients of the National Soil and Water Conservation in the advanced group, the National Cultural model counties, the construction of the national forest demonstration counties, the construction of national ecological demonstration counties, the county advanced the progress of the National Science and Technology, National Rural "Three Represents" advanced study and education activities, the National Rural Traditional Chinese Medicine County and the province's advanced model of social order, such as the honorary title of the county.