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Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul 외동읍
 • Hanja 外東邑
 • Revised Romanization Oedong-eup
 • McCune–Reischauer Oetong-ŭp
Gyeongju map-Oedong-eup-01.png
Country South Korea
Administrative divisions 31 administrative ri (17 legal ri), 200 ban
 • Type Gyeongju City
 • Total 110.34 km2 (42.60 sq mi)
Population (2006)[1]
 • Total 17,539
 • Density 159/km2 (410/sq mi)
Dialect Gyeongsang dialect

Oedong-eup is an eup or a town in the subdivision of the Gyeongju City, North Gyeongsang province, South Korea. Its 139 square kilometers are home to about 17, 500 people. It is linked by road and rail to the neighboring metropolis of Ulsan. Due to the feature, the town has been a center of the development of Gyeongju's automotive parts industry. Three industrial complexes are located here. This population is served by six elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b "외동읍 Oedong-eup 外東邑" (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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