Geumcheon-gu is ane o the 25 gu (destricts) o Seoul, Sooth Korea. It wis creatit frae neebourin Guro-gu an sma sections frae Gwangmyeong in 1995. Its destrict office is locatit in frae o Siheung Station, nou Geumcheon-gu Office Station, in Siheung-dong.

Geumcheon-gu
금천구 · 衿川區
Location o Geumcheon-gu in Seoul
Location o Geumcheon-gu in Seoul
KintraSooth Korea
RegionSudogwon
Special CeetySeoul
Admeenistrative dong12
Govrenment
 • MayorCha Sung-su (차성수)
Area
 • Total13.01 km2 (5.02 sq mi)
Population
 (2010[1])
 • Tot242,510
 • Density19,000/km2 (48,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Korea Staundart Time)
WabsteidGeumcheon-gu offeecial wabsteid

Geumcheon-gu is locatit in the soothwast corner o the ceety, sooth o the Han River. It is bordered on the wast bi the Anyang River, an pairtially on the east bi Gwanak Muntain, a dominatin pairt o Seoul's soothren skyline.

Mony technologie companies are hoosed in Geumcheon-gu an several lairge heidquairters are locatit here, albeit the income level o Seoulites here is lawer than average. The Gyeongbu railwey frae Seoul station tae Busan Station passes throu, as well as Seoul Subway Lines 1 an 7.

The mayor o this destrict haes been Cha Sung-su (차성수) syne Julie 2010.

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Admeenistrative diveesionsEedit

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RailroadEedit

(Guro-gu) ← Gasan Digital ComplexDoksanGeumcheon-gu Office (formerly Siheung Sta.) → (Anyang)
(Guro-gu) ← Gasan Digital Complex → (Gwangmyeong)

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ReferencesEedit

  1. Korean Statistical Information Service (Korean) > Population and Household > Census Result (2010) > Population by Administrative district, Sex and Age / Alien by Administrative district and Sex, Retrieved 2010-06-02.
  2. "금천구 (Geumcheon-gu 衿川區)" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2008-04-17.

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