|• Revised Romanization||Jeongseon-gun|
Location in South Korea
|Administrative divisions||4 eup, 5 myeon|
|• Total||1,220.67 km2 (471.30 sq mi)|
|• Density||38/km2 (100/sq mi)|
Jeongseon (Jeongseon-gun) is a county in Gangwon Province, South Korea. It is famous as the hometown of "Jeongseon Arirang," a traditional Korean folksong. It is also the hometown of actor Won Bin and footballer Seol Ki-hyeon.
High Resort 1, a ski resort, is located in Gohan Eup, Gangwonland, the only casino in Korea that is open to South Korean citizens, is also located nearby. The resort at 1,345 meters is at the highest altitude of the Korean ski resorts.
- 2018 Winter Olympics: the Alpine Skiing venue will be located at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in Jungbong, Bukpyeong Township of Jeongseon.
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