Dahua Yao autonomous county is located to the south of Hechi city. Covering an area of 2,716 square kilometers, it is home to 487,000 people, according to statistics from 2019.
The city of Hechi is home to a population of 3,417,945, according to data released by the leading group on the seventh national population census of Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region on May 13.
Hechi is located in the northwestern part of Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region and the southern foothills of the Yungui Plateau.
Hechi in South China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region is a city inhabited by multiple ethnic groups, as well as boasts beautiful natural scenery and rich ethnic culture.
Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region is both a coastal and frontier region, the only one in China with both land and sea connections with ASEAN, a hub between the economic circles of south China, southwest China and ASEAN, making it a portal to ASEAN, the most accessible harbor in southwest China, and a key bridge linking Guangdong，Hong Kong, Macao and western China.
Hechi has plenty of tourist resources that are waiting to be developed, from its magnificent karst formations and mountains and rivers, to its lakes and colorful primeval forests, to its culture and folk customs.