Hwaseong, Gyeonggi-do

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Hwaseong
화성
華城
Municipal Ceety
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul 화성시
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Hwaseong-si
 • McCune-Reischauer Hwasŏng-si
Hwaseong is located in South Korea
Hwaseong
Hwaseong
Location in Sooth Korea
Coordinates: 37°11′59″N 126°49′53″E / 37.19972°N 126.83139°E / 37.19972; 126.83139
Kintra  Sooth Korea
Region Sudogwon
Admeenistrative diveesions 4 eup, 10 myeon, 10 dong, ? gu
Area
 • Tot 688 km2 (266 sq mi)
Population (2011 Apr)
 • Tot 539,522
 • Density 784.2/km2 (2,031/sq mi)
 • Dialect Seoul

Hwaseong is a ceety in Gyeonggi-do, Sooth Korea. It haes the largest aurie o fermland o ony ceety or coonty in Gyeonggi province.[1] Seoul Subwey Line 1 passes throu Hwaseong, stoppin at Byeongjeom Station.

Climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Hwaseong ceety is locatit in the wastren aurie o the Korean Peninsulae. The temperaturs in winter are law alang the coast syne it is locatit in the lawer plains an close tae the Yellae Sea (Wast Sea), whaur the watter is shallae.[2] Additionally, Siberie air flows directly intae the wastren flatlands o the Korean peninsulae, makking several areas colder.

Demografics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Hwaseong is populatit bi 49% male Korean citizens, 46% Korean females, an 5% foreign residents. Wi 186,966 hames, thare are on average 2.8 fowk per registered place o residence in the ceety. Wi the exceptions o Byeongjeom 2-dong, Dongtan 2-dong an Dongtan 3-dong, thare is a lairger nummer o males than females in ivery diveesion o the ceety.[3]

Universal Studios[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 27 November 2007 the ceety wis chosen as the steid for the futur Universal Studios Sooth Korea theme pairk, set tae open in 2014, which will be the warld's lairgest Universal Studios theme pairk, being lairger than aw the ither fower combined.[4] The USD $3.1 billion park is expected to create at least 58,000 new jobs.[5]

Local products[eedit | eedit soorce]

Lots o special products sell in the Hwaseong aurie that are different frae ither regions o Gyeonggi-do. Thare are mony facilities growin products rangin frae honey melons tae herbs. Addeetionally, meat an dairy products are available an aw. Hangwa is made bi local companies as a speciality an aw.

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