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Dobong District

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Dobong District (Dobong-gu) is one of the 25 districts (gu) of Seoul, South Korea. It is located on the north side of the Han River.

Dobong

도봉구
도봉구 · 道峰區
Skyline of Dobong District (left side)
Skyline of Dobong District (left side)
Location of Dobong-gu in Seoul
Location of Dobong-gu in Seoul
Coordinates: 37°41′42″N 127°02′49″E / 37.69500°N 127.04694°E / 37.69500; 127.04694Coordinates: 37°41′42″N 127°02′49″E / 37.69500°N 127.04694°E / 37.69500; 127.04694
CountrySouth Korea
RegionSudogwon
Special CitySeoul
Administrative dong14
Government
 • MayorLee dong-jin (이동진)
Area
 • Total20.8 km2 (8.0 sq mi)
Population
 (2010[1])
 • Total348,625
 • Density17,000/km2 (43,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Korea Standard Time)
Postal code
01300~01599
Area code02-9xx,2000~
WebsiteDobong-gu official website

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MountainEdit

Dobongsan Mountain is a mountain in Bukhansan National Park, partly under the jurisdiction of Dobong-gu. It is a popular leisure spot for district residents.

In addition, Dobongsan Mountain has many large and small temples such as Cheonchuksa, Wontongsa, and Manweolam.[2]

Administrative divisionsEdit

 
Administrative divisions

Dobong-gu is composed of four dong.

TransportationEdit

Sister citiesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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. ^ "DOBONG-GU OFFICE". eng.dobong.go.kr.

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