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Pyeongchang (Pyeongchang-gun) is a coonty in Gangwon province, Sooth Korea locatit in the Taebaek Muntains region. It is hame tae several Buddhist temples, includin Woljeongsa. It is locatit approximately 180 km (110 mi) east o Seoul, the caipital o Sooth Korea. Pyeongchang will host the 2018 Winter Olympics an the 2018 Winter Paralympics.[2]

Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Pyeongchang-gun
 • McCune-Reischauer P'yŏngch'ang-gun[1]
Offeecial logo o Pyeongchang
Emblem o Pyeongchang
Location in South Korea
Location in South Korea
Kintra  Sooth Korea
Region Gangwon
Admeenistrative diveesions 1 eup, 7 myeon
Population (2008)
 • Tot 43,706
 • Density 30/km2 (80/sq mi)
 • Dialect Gangwon