Basic Current Facts

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Population. Households

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  • Population 225,563 (Korean nationalities, 218,388 Foreigners, 7,175)
    • Male : 117,356 (52%)
    • Female : 108,207 (48%)
  • Households 96,799 *Size of population : 1.69% of the population of Kyeongki-do.)

    Population Density : 484 people/km² (In providence 1,279 people/km² In nationwide 517 people/km²

Financial Structure

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  • Size of Budget 11,047 billion won (Financial Independence 38.5%)
    • General Accounts : 8,540 billion won (77.3%)
    • Special Accounts : 2,507 billion won (22.7%)

Land Size

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  • Total size of land 461.3km
    • Farming land : 179.5km² (39%), Forest land 173.2km² (38%), Other land 108.6km²(23%)

Administration

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  • Admistrative Districts 2 Eup, 8 Myeon, 4 Dong
  • Administrative Organizations 5 District Offices, 3 Administrators, 39 Departments 2 Direct Offices 4 Business Offices, 14 Eup, Myeon, Dongs
  • City Officials 1,175 (1 city official per 198 citizens)

Housing

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  • Residence 90,885 residences (supply rate : 108%)
    • Single family : 39,102 residences (43.02%)
    • Apartments : 38,143 units (41.97%)
    • City row houses : 3,472 units (3.82%)
    • Multiple family town homes : 10,168 residences (11.19%)

Water Supply and Sewer System

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  • Water System Supply Rate 98.8% (amount of daily water supply per individual : 302 liter)
  • Sewer System Supply Rate 92.2% (Supply Capacity : 76,600 ton per day)

Roads

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  • Paved roads 426.3km (77.8% pavement rate)
    • Highways : 46.4km (100%)
    • National Highway : 65.2km (100%)
    • Local : 144.4km (76.1%)
    • City : 170.6km (64.9%)

Business Organizations

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  • 1,136 firms in total and 45,347 employees
    • Large Firms : 20 companies and 25,231 employees
    • Small/Medium Firms : 1,117 companies and 20,143 employees