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Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul 수서동
 • Hanja 西
 • Revised Romanization Suseo-dong
 • McCune–Reischauer Susŏ-tong
Suseo dong gangnamgu.PNG
Country South Korea
 • Total 1.43 km2 (0.55 sq mi)
Population (2004)[1]
 • Total 25,000
 • Density 17,483/km2 (45,280/sq mi)

Suseo-dong is a ward of Gangnam-gu in Seoul, South Korea. The name, Suseo originated from the feature of Han River running through the western part of the region.[1][2] Suseo-dong is also home to the Tancheon park.


Schools located in Suseo-dong:

  • Seoul Wangbuk Elementary School
  • Seoul Suseo Elementary School
  • Daewang Middle School
  • Suseo Middle School
  • Daejin Design High School
  • Seoul Sejong High School

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "수서동 (Suseo-dong 水西洞)" (in Korean). Doosan encyclopedia. Retrieved 2008-04-14. 
  2. ^ "The origin of the names: Suseodong" (in Korean). Gangnam-gu official site. Retrieved 2008-04-14. 

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Coordinates: 37°29′11″N 127°05′46″E / 37.4864°N 127.0961°E / 37.4864; 127.0961