Pyeongchang

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Pyeongchang
평창
Coonty
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Pyeongchang-gun
 • McCune-Reischauer P'yŏngch'ang-gun[1]

Emblem o Pyeongchang
Location in South Korea
Kintra  Sooth Korea
Region Gangwon
Admeenistrative diveesions 1 eup, 7 myeon
Area
 • Total 1,463.65 km2 (565.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 43,706
 • Density 30/km2 (80/sq mi)
 • Dialect Gangwon

Pyeongchang (Pyeongchang-gun) is a coonty in Gangwon province, Sooth Korea locatit in the Taebaek Muntains region. It is an aa home tae several Buddhist temples, includin Woljeongsa. It is locatit approximately 180 km (110 mi) east o Seoul, the caipital o Sooth Korea. Pyeongchang will host the 2018 Winter Olympics an the 2018 Winter Paralympics.[2]

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