Goyang


Goyang

Infobox Korean settlement
logo=Goyang logo.gif
logowidth=110px
hangul=고양시
hanja=高陽市
rr=Goyang-si
mr=Koyang-si
area_km2=267.29
pop=1073069
popyear=2005
popnote= [ [http://www.mongabay.com/igapo/2005_world_city_populations/2005_city_population_01.html World cities with more than 1 million people in 2005 ] ]
popden_km2=4014.6
divs=3 "gu", 35 "dong"

Goyang is a city in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. Goyang includes the new city of Ilsan, which is connected to Seoul via Seoul Subway Line 3. Goyang borders Seoul on the south; the Bukhan Mountain Fortress lies along a small portion of this border.

Several institutions of higher learning are located in Goyang. These include Agricultural Cooperative College, Korea Aerospace University, and Transnational Law and Business University.

The city is also home to the National League football team, Kookmin Bank FC.

* Goyang was among Newsweek's 10 Most Dynamic Cities.

ister cities

*flagicon|Netherlands Heerhugowaard, Netherlands
*flagicon|China Qiqihar, China
*flagicon|United States San Bernardino, California, United States
*flagicon|South Korea Uljin county, South Korea

Administrative districts

* Ilsanseo-gu (West Ilsan)
* Ilsandong-gu (East Ilsan)
* Deogyang-gu

Famous people

* K
* Rhyu Si-min, Member for Deogyang-gu gab, Goyang (2007 Presidential Candidate)

* Han Myeong-sook, Member for Ilsan gab, Goyang (2007 Presidential Candidate)

ee also

* List of cities in South Korea
* Geography of South Korea
* Seoul National Capital Area

References

External links

* [http://www.goyang.go.kr/fl/index_eng.html City government website]


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