Goyang

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Goyang
Hangul 고양시
Hanja 高陽市
Revised
Romanization
Goyang-si
McCune-
Reischauer
Koyang-si
Statistics
Area267.29 km2 (103.20 sq mi)
Population (2005)1,073,069 [1]
Population density4,014.6 /km² (10,398 /sq mi)
Administrative divisions3 gu, 35 dong
Location map
Image:Map Goyang-si.png

Goyang is a city in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. Goyang includes the new city of Ilsan, which is connected to Seoul via Seoul Subway Line 3. Goyang borders Seoul on the south; the Bukhan Mountain Fortress lies along a small portion of this border.

Several institutions of higher learning are located in Goyang. These include Agricultural Cooperative College, Korea Aerospace University, and Transnational Law and Business University.

The city is also home to the National League football team, Kookmin Bank FC.

  • Goyang was among Newsweek's 10 Most Dynamic Cities.

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Coordinates: 37°39′N 126°48′E / 37.65, 126.8de:Goyang es:Goyang fr:Goyang ko:고양시 lt:Kojangas nl:Goyang ja:高陽市 pl:Koyang pt:Goyang ru:Коян sv:Goyang tl:Goyang zh:高陽市

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