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Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul 황오동
 • Hanja 皇吾洞
 • Revised Romanization Hwango-dong
 • McCune–Reischauer Hwango-tong
Gyeongju map-Hwango-dong-01.png
Country South Korea
Region Gyeongju
 • Type Gyeongju City
 • Total 1.5 km2 (0.6 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 10,225
 • Density 6,800/km2 (18,000/sq mi)
Dialect Gyeongsang dialect

Hwango-dong is a dong or a neighbourhood of the Gyeongju City, North Gyeongsang province, South Korea. It is located in the central Gyeongju and is bordered by Bohwang-dong on the east, Jangang-dong on the west, Hwangnam-dong on the south and Seongdong-dong on the north. Its 1.5 square kilometers are home to about 10225 people. It is both an administrative dong and legal dong.[1]

Hwango-dong has a middle school and a high school.[2]

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  1. ^ "황오동 Hwango-dong 皇吾洞" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2009-08-18. 
  2. ^ 교육기관 [Educational institution] (in Korean). Gyeongju City. Retrieved 2009-08-17. [dead link]

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