|• McCune-Reischauer||Chŏnch'ŏn kun|
|• Revised Romanization||Jeoncheon-gun|
|Administrative divisions||1 ŭp, 5 workers' districts, 11 ri|
|• Total||980 km2 (380 sq mi)|
|Population (1990 est.)|
Chŏnch'ŏn County is a kun, or county, in central Chagang province, North Korea. Originally part of Kanggye, it was made a separate county in 1949. The terrain is high and mountainous; the highest point is Sungjoksan, 1984 m above sea level. The Chogyuryong Mountains pass through the eastern part of the county.
A significant match factory is located in the county, as is North Korea's largest fir tree.
- Chagang Province profile
- (in Korean) In Korean language online encyclopedias:
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