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Gimpo
GIMPO (Korean pronunciation: ) is a city in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea . It borders Incheon
Incheon
, with which it shares the South Korean side of the Han River estuary, as well as Seoul
Seoul
and the lesser cities of Paju and Goyang
Goyang
. North Korea
North Korea
is across the Han River. The current mayor is Young-Rok,Yoo. The city's population of more than 300,000 is made up of more than 71,000 households. Gimpo Airport
Gimpo Airport
(formerly Kimpo International Airport) used to be located inside the city, but is now part of Seoul
Seoul
. Tertiary educational institutions located in the city include Kimpo College and Joong-ang Seungga University . There are 27 elementary schools, 12 middle schools, and 8 high schools, including Gimpo
Gimpo
Foreign Language High School
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United States
Coordinates : 40°N 100°W / 40°N 100°W / 40; -100 United States
United States
of America Flag Great Seal MOTTO: " In God We Trust
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Hampyeong County
HAMPYEONG COUNTY (Hampyeong-gun) is a county in South Jeolla Province, South Korea
South Korea
. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Symbol * 3 Brand Slogan * 4 Hampyeong Butterfly Festival * 5 Twin towns – sister cities * 6 References * 7 External links HISTORYHampyeong used to be called Jinguk(진국) in prehistoric times, and Mahan in the Samhan age. Mahan consisted of 54 smaller counties, and it is estimated that one or two of these counties were part of present-day Hampyeong County
Hampyeong County
according to the evidence of dolmens in the area. Hampyeong was divided into two hyeon, Gulrae-hyeon and Daji-hyeon during the reign of Baekje
Baekje
Kingdom(18 B.C ∼ 660 A.D.). Gulrea-hyeon was called Hampyeong-hyeon during the reign of the Silla
Silla
Kingdom and in the Goryeo
Goryeo
Kingdom. Today it covers Hampyeong-eub, Sonbul-myeon, Singwang-myeon, and Dadong-myeon
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Geography Of South Korea
Coordinates : 36°N 128°E / 36°N 128°E / 36; 128 Map of South Korea
South Korea
South Korea
South Korea
is located in East Asia
East Asia
, on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula
Korean Peninsula
jutting out from the far east of the Asian land mass. The only country with a land border to South Korea
South Korea
is North Korea
North Korea
, lying to the north with 238 kilometres (148 mi) of border running along the Korean Demilitarized Zone . South Korea
South Korea
is mostly surrounded by water and has 2,413 kilometres (1,499 mi) of coast line along three seas. To the west is the Yellow Sea
Yellow Sea
, to the south is the East China Sea , and to the east is Ulleung-do and Liancourt Rocks in the (East Sea )
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North Korea
Coordinates : 40°00′N 127°00′E / 40.000°N 127.000°E / 40.000; 127.000 Democratic People's Republic
Republic
of Korea 조선민주주의인민공화국 朝鮮民主主義人民共和國 CHOSŏN MINJUJUŭI INMIN KONGHWAGUK Flag Emblem MOTTO: Chosŏn\'gŭl : 강성대국; MR : Kangsŏng Daeguk " Powerful and Prosperous Nation " ANTHEM: * "
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Yeongdeungpo-gu
YEONGDEUNGPO DISTRICT (YEONGDEUNGPO-GU) is an administrative district in southwest Seoul
Seoul
, South Korea
South Korea
. Although the origin of the name is uncertain, the first two syllables are thought to be from "yeongdeung" (靈登) or "divine ascent", a shamanic rite. The third syllable is "po", representing the bank of a river (浦), referring to the district's position on the Han River . The 2006 population was 408,819. The current magistrate is Kim Hyung-Su . There are 22 administrative "dong" and 34 legal "dong" . Yeouido -dong is the largest in area and takes up about 34% of the land. The total area is 24.56 km² (2004), making up 4% of Seoul's land. The annual budget is approximately 2 billion won. Yeongdeungpo District has been heavily developed as an office, commercial, and residential district
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Seoul Dialect
The GYEONGGI DIALECT (경기 방언) or SEOUL DIALECT (서울 사투리/서울말) of the Korean language
Korean language
is the prestige dialect of the language and the basis of the standardized form used in both Korean nation states: South and North . It spoken throughout Korean Peninsula and in the Korean diaspora, but it is mainly concentrated in the Seoul National Capital Area
Seoul National Capital Area
, the most densely populated part of South Korea, which includes the cities of Seoul
Seoul
and Incheon
Incheon
, as well as the whole Gyeonggi Province
Gyeonggi Province
. It is also spoken in the city of Kaesong
Kaesong
and the counties of Kaepung and Changpung in North Korea
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China
CHINA, officially the PEOPLE\'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC), is a unitary sovereign state in East Asia and the world\'s most populous country , with a population of over 1.381 billion . Covering approximately 9.6 million square kilometres (3.7 million square miles), it is the world's second-largest state by land area and third- or fourth-largest by total area . Governed by the Communist Party of China
China
, it exercises jurisdiction over 22 provinces , five autonomous regions , four direct-controlled municipalities (Beijing, Tianjin
Tianjin
, Shanghai
Shanghai
, and Chongqing
Chongqing
) and the Special Administrative Regions
Special Administrative Regions
Hong Kong and Macau
Macau
, also claiming sovereignty over Taiwan
Taiwan

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Cities Of South Korea
A CITY is a municipal administrative unit in South Korea
South Korea
. Cities are ranked on the same level as county and autonomous district . Like other contemporary administrative units, they are defined by the Local Autonomy Law. CONTENTS * 1 City status * 2 Classifications for large municipal cities * 2.1 Specific city * 2.2 Cities with more than 400,000 * 2.3 Administrative city * 3 See also * 4 References CITY STATUSUnder South Korean laws sets the following condition for a municipality to be designated as a city: population of a county must generally be 150,000 or greater or passage of a special legislative bill by the National Assembly such as Gyeryong . CLASSIFICATIONS FOR LARGE MUNICIPAL CITIESThe national government can designate cities of at least 500,000 inhabitants to have the status of special status city
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Regions Of Korea
Korea
Korea
has traditionally been divided into a number of unofficial REGIONS that reflect historical, geographical, and dialect boundaries within the peninsula . Many of the names in the list below overlap or are obsolete today, with Honam , Yeongdong , Yeongnam , and the modern term Sudogwon being the only ones in wide use. The names of Korea's traditional Eight Provinces are often also used as regional monikers. LIST OF REGIONS RR MC KOREAN HANJA DIVISIONS TODAY Haeseo Haesŏ 해서 海西 N. Hwanghae and S. Hwanghae North Korea
Korea
Gwanseo Kwansŏ 관서 關西 Pyongyang
Pyongyang
, Nampo
Nampo
, N. Pyongan , S
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Xinmin, Liaoning
XINMIN (Chinese : 新民; pinyin : Xīnmín; Wade–Giles : HSIN-MIN) is a county-level city under the jurisdiction of Shenyang
Shenyang
, the capital of Liaoning
Liaoning
province, People's Republic of China. It contains the westernmost point of and is by far the most spacious of the county-level divisions of Shenyang
Shenyang
City. It borders Faku County to the northeast, Shenbei New Area and Yuhong District to the east, Tiexi District to the southeast, and Liaozhong County to the south; it also borders the prefecture-level cities of Jinzhou
Jinzhou
to the west and Fuxin to the northwest. ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONSThere are 5 subdistricts , 11 towns , and 13 townships under the city's administration
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Administrative Divisions Of South Korea
South Korea
South Korea
is made up of 17 first-tier administrative divisions: 6 metropolitan cities (gwangyeoksi 광역시/廣域市), 1 special city (teukbyeolsi 특별시/特別市), 1 special self-governing city (teukbyeol-jachisi 특별자치시/特別自治市), and 9 provinces (do 도/道), including one special self-governing province (teukbyeol jachido 특별자치도/特別自治道). These are further subdivided into a variety of smaller entities, including cities (si 시/市), counties (gun 군/郡), districts (gu 구/區), towns (eup 읍/邑), townships (myeon 면/面), neighborhoods (dong 동/洞) and villages (ri 리/里)
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Danwon-gu
DANWON-GU is a district of the city of Ansan
Ansan
in Gyeonggi-do , South Korea . The name `Danwon` is came from nickname of Kim hong do, who famous Korean artist in the 18th century. Ansan
Ansan
is Kim hong do`s Hometown. so people of ansan want to inform that Ansan
Ansan
is related with Great artist Kim Hong-do
Kim Hong-do
's another name 'Danwon'
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Dongan-gu
DONGAN-GU is a district of the city of Anyang in Gyeonggi-do
Gyeonggi-do
, South Korea . ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS Dongan-gu
Dongan-gu
is divided into the following "dong "s
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Sangnok-gu
SANGNOK-GU (상록구) is a district of the city of Ansan
Ansan
in Gyeonggi-do , South Korea
South Korea
. The name "Sangnok" is came from the name of famous Korean novel Sangnoksu (meaning "evergreens"), written by