This article is about a city in North Korea. For the city in South Korea, see Suncheon
Sunch'ŏn is a city in South Pyongan province, North Korea. It has an estimated population of 437,000, and is home to various manufacturing plants.
Sunchon Station is on the Pyongra Line railway.
In December 1951, the Korean War aerial Battle of Sunchon was fought near Sunch'ŏn between the Royal Australian Air Force and two North Korean allies – China and the Soviet Union.
- Dormels, Rainer. North Korea's Cities: Industrial facilities, internal structures and typification. Jimoondang, 2014. ISBN 978-89-6297-167-5
Coordinates: 39°25′0″N 125°56′0″E / 39.41667°N 125.93333°E