Uiju County

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Uiju County
Korean transcription(s)
 • Chosŏn'gŭl
 • Hancha
 • McCune-Reischauer Ŭiju-kun
 • Revised Romanization Uiju-gun
Country North Korea
Region North Pyongan Province
Administrative divisions 1 ŭp, 5 labor districts, 15 ri
 • Total 420 km2 (160 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 110,018

Ŭiju County is a kun, or county, in North Pyongan Province, North Korea. The county has an area of 420 km², and a population of 110,018 (2008 data).


Sakchu and Kusŏng counties lie to the east; Sŏnch'ŏn and Ch'ŏlsan counties to the south; and Ryongch'ŏn county and Sinŭiju to the west. To the north, Ŭiju shares a border with China.

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Coordinates: 40°11′49″N 124°31′55″E / 40.19694°N 124.53194°E / 40.19694; 124.53194