Seongdong District

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Seongdong District
성동구
District
성동구 · 城東區
A view of Seongdong District
A view of Seongdong District
Location of Seongdong-gu in Seoul
Location of Seongdong-gu in Seoul
Country South Korea
Region Sudogwon
Special City Seoul
Administrative dong 20
Government
 • Mayor Lee Ho-jo (이호조)
Area
 • Total 16.85 km2 (6.51 sq mi)
Population (2010[1])
 • Total 296,135
 • Density 18,000/km2 (46,000/sq mi)
Time zone Korea Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website Seongdong-gu official website

Seongdong District (Seongdong-gu) is one of the 25 gu which make up the city of Seoul, South Korea. It is situated on the north bank of the Han River. It is divided into 20 dong (neighbourhoods).[2]

The mayor of this district is Hojo Lee (이호조) since July 2006.

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Seongdong District consists of 20 administrative dongs (haengjeong-dong, 행정동)

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Coordinates: 37°33′48″N 127°02′13″E / 37.56333°N 127.03694°E / 37.56333; 127.03694