List of islands of South Korea

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Following is a list of major islands of South Korea, the Republic of Korea, arranged by body of water and then by province, and not including most uninhabited islands and islets. For a list of islands of North Korea, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, see: List of islands of North Korea.

Number of islands by Administrative divisions[edit]

Provincial-level division Extension of shore (km2) Island Island with people
Total Island with people Island without people House Population
Number Area(km2) Number Area(km2) Number Area(km2)
Incheon 880.30 154 687.02 42 680.91 112 6.11 33,046 94,172
Gyeonggi Province 303.57 65 44.57 11 43.74 54 0.83 2,768 7,215
South Chungcheong Province 1,204.60 261 163.01 37 150.48 224 12.54 6,867 20,26
North Jeolla Province 301.70 109 37.95 26 35.31 83 2.64 1,985 6,468
South Jeolla Province 5,554.90 2210 1,836.49 278 1,790.55 1,688 45.92 78,071 219,542
South Gyeongsang Province 2,173.64 428 930.05 82 918.21 346 11.84 99,673 313,551
Busan 313.92 82 75.80 6 69.16 76 6.64 119,402 384,366
Ulsan 135.83 8 0.09 - - 8 0.09 - -
North Gyeongsang Province 428.00 47 73.73 4 73.60 43 0.13 3,840 10,426
Gangwon Province 318.10 32 0.26 - - 32 0.26 - -
Jeju Province 419.95 63 15.45 8 13.80 55 1.65 2,232 5,98
Total 12,035 3,215 3,824 494 3,736 2,721 89 347,884 1,061,984

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List of islands by area[edit]

# Name Korean Name Location Area[2] (km²)
1 Jejudo 제주도 Jeju Province 1833.162
2 Geojedo 거제도 Geoje 379.233
3 Jindo 진도 Jindo County 374.981
4 Ganghwado 강화도 Ganghwa County 302.582
5 Namhaedo 남해도 Namhae County 300.935
6 Anmyeondo 안면도 Taean County 113.460
7 Yeongjongdo 영종도 Jung District, Incheon 97.480
8 Wando 완도 Wando County 90.074
9 Ulleungdo 울릉도 Ulleung County 72.861
10 Dolsando 돌산도 Yeosu 70.307
11 Geogeumdo 거금도 Goheung County 64.765
12 Jido 지도 Sinan County 54.703
13 Changseondo 창선도 Namhae County 54.127
14 Jaeundo 자은도 Sinan County 52.193
15 Baengnyeongdo 백령도 Ongjin County 51.086
16 Aphaedo 압해도 Sinan County 49.232
17 Anjwado 안좌도 Sinan County 48.923
18 Gyodongdo 교동도 Ganghwa County 47.141
19 Biguemdo 비금도 Sinan County 46.249
20 Gogeumdo 고금도 Wando County 45.558
21 Dochodo 도초도 Sinan County 43.398
22 Seokmodo 석모도 Ganghwa County 42.344
23 Imjado 임자도 Sinan County 40.049
24 Amtaedo 암태도 Sinan County 37.251
25 Cheongsando 청산도 Wando County 32.963
26 Bogildo 보길도 Wando County 32.142
27 Sinuido 신의도 Sinan County 31.668
28 Sinjido 신지도 Wando County 30.832
29 Joyakdo 조약도 Wando County 28.701
30 Geumodo 금오도 Yeosu 27.508

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