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Dong District, Busan

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Dong District (literally east district) is a gu in central Busan, South Korea. It was one of the first 6 gu of Busan established in 1957.

Dong

동구
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hanja
 • Revised RomanizationDong-gu
 • McCune-ReischauerTong-ku
Korea-Busan-Street-02.jpg
Official logo of Dong
Busan Dong-gu.svg
CountrySouth Korea
RegionYeongnam
Provincial levelBusan
Administrative divisions17 administrative dong
Area
 • Total9.77 km2 (3.77 sq mi)
Population
 (2005[1])
 • Total109,879
 • Dialect
Gyeongsang
WebsiteDong District Office

Busan Station is located in Dong-gu.

Dong-gu has a status of sister localities with Gwangsan-gu in Gwangju and Zhifu District in Yantai City, China.

Administrative divisionsEdit

 
Administrative divisions

Dong-gu is divided into 4 legal dong, which altogether comprise 17 administrative dong, as follows:

EducationEdit

International schools include:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Welcome to Busan Dong-Gu District Office". Archived from the original on 2007-03-12. Retrieved 2006-07-06.
  2. ^ "Foreign Schools in Busan." Busan Metropolitan City. Retrieved on January 13, 2019.

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