Yeonje District

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Yeonje
연제구
Autonomous District
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Yeonje-gu
 • McCune-Reischauer Yŏnje-ku
Busan City Hall
Busan City Hall
Official logo of Yeonje
Logo
Busan Yeonje-gu.svg
Country South Korea
Region Yeongnam
Provincial level Busan
Administrative divisions 13 administrative dong
Area
 • Total 12.08 km2 (4.66 sq mi)
Population (2005[1])
 • Total 218,080
 • Density 18,000/km2 (47,000/sq mi)
 • Dialect Gyeongsang
Website www.yeonje.go.kr

Yeonje District is a gu in central Busan, South Korea. It has an area of 12.08 km², and a population of about 220,000. Yeonje-gu was created in March 1995 following its separation from Dongnae-gu. Its name was formed by taking the first and last syllables of the names of its only 2 legal dong; Yeonsan-Dong and Geoje-Dong. Busan City Hall is located in Yeonje-gu.

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Administrative divisions

Yeonje-gu is divided into 2 legal dong, which altogether comprise 13 administrative dong, as follows:

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Coordinates: 35°10′32″N 129°04′46″E / 35.17556°N 129.07944°E / 35.17556; 129.07944