Gangseo-gu, Busan

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Gangseo-gu

강서구
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hanja西
 • Revised RomanizationGangseo-gu
 • McCune-ReischauerKangsǒ-ku
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Busan Gangseo-gu.svg
KintraSooth Korea
RegionYeongnam
Provincial levelBusan
Admeenistrative diveesions7 admeenistrative dong
Area
 • Total179.05 km2 (69.13 sq mi)
Population
 (2011[1])
 • Total66,295
 • Density370.3/km2 (959/sq mi)
 • Dialect
Gyeongsang
WebsiteGangseo Destrict Office

Gangseo-gu (leeterally wast o river destrict) is a gu on the wast side o Nakdong River in Busan, Sooth Korea. It haes a aurie o 179.05 km², an a population o aboot 66,000; it haes a lawer population density than Gijang Coonty o Busan. Gangseo-gu wis pairt o Buk-gu frae its creation in 1978, up till 1989 when it became a unthirlt gu.

Gangseo-gu is the wastmaist gu in Busan an it shares a common borders wi Gimhae on its north-wast side an Jinhae-gu, Changwon on its sooth-wast side.

Gangseo-gu is the birthplace o the Gaya ceevilization.

Gimhae Internaitional Airport, Heungguk Temple, Myeongwol Temple, as well as the Eulsukdo bird sanctuar are locatit in Gangseo-gu.

Admeenistrative diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

Gangseo-gu is dividit intae 22 legal dong. They hae been groupit thegither tae frae anerly 7 admeenistrative dong, as follaes:

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Coordinates: 35°12′25″N 128°58′50″E / 35.20694°N 128.98056°E / 35.20694; 128.98056