Nam-gu, Pohang

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Nam-gu
남구
Non-autonomous District
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Nam-gu
 • McCune-Reischauer Nam-gu
Hand of Coexistence in Guryongpo
Hand of Coexistence in Guryongpo
Location of Nam-gu
Country South Korea
Region Yeongnam
Province North Gyeongsang
City Pohang
Administrative divisions 7 dong, 3 eup, 4 myeon
Area
 • Total 393.02 km2 (151.75 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 253,670[1]
 • Density 645/km2 (1,670/sq mi)
 • Dialect Gyeongsang
Website namgu.ipohang.org

Nam-gu is a non-autonomous district in the City of Pohang in North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. Its name literally means "South District" as it is one of two districts in the city, the other being Buk-gu or "North District".

Administrative divisions[edit]

Nam-gu is divided into 3 towns (eup), 4 townships (myeon), and 7 neighbourhoods (dong).[1]

Hangul Hanja
Guryongpo-eup 구룡포읍 九龍浦邑
Yeonil-eup 연일읍 延日邑
Ocheon-eup 오천읍 烏川邑
Daesong-myeon 대송면 大松面
Donghae-myeon 동해면 東海面
Janggi-myeon 장기면 長鬐面
Homigot-myeon 호미곶면 虎尾串面
Sangdae-dong 상대동 上大洞
Haedo-dong 해도동 海島洞
Songdo-dong 송도동 松島洞
Cheongnim-dong 청림동 靑林洞
Jecheol-dong 제철동 製鐵洞
Hyogok-dong 효곡동 孝谷洞
Daei-dong 대이동 大梨洞

Each town and township are then further divided into numerous villages (ri).

  • Guryongpo-eup: Guryongpo-ri (구룡포리/九龍浦里), Samjeong-ri (삼정리/三政里), Seokbyeong-ri (석병리/石屛里), Nultae-ri (눌태리/訥台里), Hudong-ri (후동리/厚洞里), Byeongpo-ri (병포리/柄浦里), Hajeong-ri (하정리/河亭里), Janggil-ri (장길리/長吉里), Gupyeong-ri (구평리/邱坪里), Seongdong-ri (성동리/城洞里)
  • Yeonil-eup: Ocheon-ri (오천리/烏川里), Saengji-ri (생지리/生旨里), Goejeong-ri (괴정리/槐亭里), Dongmun-ri (동문리/東門里), Inju-ri (인주리/絪珠里), Taekjeon-ri (택전리/宅前里), Jungdan-ri (중단리/中丹里), Jungmyeong-ri (중명리/中明里), Ubok-ri (우복리/牛伏里), Yugang-ri (유강리/柳江里), Jamyeong-ri (자명리/自明里), Hakjeon-ri (학전리/鶴田里), Daljeon-ri (달전리/達田里)
  • Ocheon-eup: Mundeok-ri (문덕리/文德里), Gwangmyeong-ri (광명리/光明里), Segye-ri (세계리/世界里), Yongdeok-ri (용덕리/龍德里), Won-ri (원리/院里), Gujeong-ri (구정리/舊政里), Yongsan-ri (용산리/龍山里), Munchung-ri (문충리/文忠里), Hangsa-ri (항사리/恒沙里), Galpyeong-ri (갈평리/葛坪里), Jinjeon-ri (진전리/陳田里)
  • Daesong-myeon: Namseong-ri (남성리/南城里), Jenae-ri (제내리/堤內里), Songdong-ri (송동리/松洞里), Ongmyeong-ri (옥명리/玉明里), Gongsu-ri (공수리/公須里), Jangdong-ri (장동리/長洞里), Honggye-ri (홍계리/洪溪里), Daegak-ri (대각리/大覺里), Sanyeo-ri (산여리/山余里)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 포항시 남구청 기본현황 인구/면적 - Nam-gu, Pohang City

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°01′N 129°22′E / 36.01°N 129.36°E / 36.01; 129.36