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Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul 건천읍
 • Hanja 乾川邑
 • Revised Romanization Geoncheon-eup
 • McCune–Reischauer Kŏnch'ŏn-ŭp
Gyeongju map-Geoncheon-eup-01.png
Country South Korea
Region Gyeongju
Administrative divisions 24 administrative ri (11 legal ri)
 • Type Gyeongju City
 • Total 90.46 km2 (34.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 10,844
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Dialect Gyeongsang dialect

Geoncheon-eup is an eup or a town in the subdivision of the Gyeongju City, North Gyeongsang province, South Korea. Its 90.46 square kilometers are home to about 10,844 people.[1] This population is served by three elementary schools, and one joint middle-high school.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "건천읍 Geoncheon-eup 乾川邑" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2009-08-17. 
  2. ^ 교육기관 [Educational institution] (in Korean). Gyeongju City. Retrieved 2009-08-17. [dead link]

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