Cheongwon County

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Cheongwon
청원군
County
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Cheongwon-gun
 • McCune-Reischauer Ch'ŏngwŏn-gun
Cheongju Airport located in Cheongwon
Cheongju Airport located in Cheongwon
Official logo of Cheongwon
Emblem of Cheongwon
Location in South Korea
Location in South Korea
Country  South Korea
Region Hoseo
Administrative divisions 2 eup, 13 myeon
Area
 • Total 779.06 km2 (300.80 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 123,984
 • Density 152/km2 (390/sq mi)
 • Dialect Chungcheong

Cheongwon County (Cheongwon-gun) is a county in North Chungcheong Province, South Korea.

Government and infrastructure[edit]

The headquarters of the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety are located in the Osong Health Technology Administration Complex in Cheongwon County.[1]

Transport[edit]

Cheongju Airport is in the county.

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Cheongwon is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Location." (Archive) Ministry of Food and Drug Safety. Retrieved on January 1, 2014. "Osong Health Technology Administration Complex, 187 Osongsaengmyeong2(i)-ro, Osong-eup, Cheongwon-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, Korea 363-700"

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°38′00″N 127°24′00″E / 36.6333333433°N 127.40000001°E / 36.6333333433; 127.40000001