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Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul 화양동
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Hwayang-dong
 • McCune–Reischauer Hwayang-tong
Hwayang-dong, Seoul
Hwayang-dong, Seoul
Country South Korea
 • Total 1.13 km2 (0.44 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Total 25,570
 • Density 23,000/km2 (59,000/sq mi)
Gwangjin Hwayang-dong Community Service Center

Hwayang-dong is a dong located in west Gwangjin-gu in Seoul, South Korea.[1][2] It was incorporated into Gwangjin-gu on 13 August 1949. It is a mixed residential and small business area. Mojin-dong is also administered by Hwayang-dong and contains Konkuk University.

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  1. ^ a b "화양동 (Hwayang-dong 華陽洞)" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2008-04-22. 
  2. ^ "The origin of Hwayang-dong" (in Korean). Gwangjin-gu official site. Retrieved 2008-04-22. 

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