Seogwipo of Jeju-do

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Seogwipo of Jeju-do
  • Population30,525 households with 83,027 people
  • Size of the land254.57km²
  • Budget314,652 million won
  • Special FeaturesSeogwipo is located in the center of the Sannam region with Mountain Halla in the back and stands in the last part of the south of Korea. For the administrative district locations, it is closely located to Namwon-eup in the east side, Andeok-myeon to the west, coast line to the south, and Jeju City, Buk-gun, Aewol-eup to the north after the Halla Mountain as the central point
  • EventsSeogwipo Winter Sea penguin Swimming Contest (beginning of January), Seogwipo Seven Sacred Lady Angels Festival (May of every year that ends with even numbers), Summer Music Festival, Seogwipo Seventy Miles Festival (every September)
  • Local SpecialtiesTangerines, Hallabong, mangoes, Chunggyeon oranges, tea, mushrooms, Dedeok (bellflower), sea products
  • Administrative Organization3 Bureaus , 12 Departments, 1 Business office, 2 Direct Offices, 5 Branch Offices, 12 Dongs, 97 Administrator Officers (575 City Officials)
  • SchoolsEElementary (16), Middle Schools (7), High Schools (6), University (1)
  • Sistership Cities
    • International - Karatsu and Kashima City (Japan) Domestic- Yongsan-gu and Anyang City
    • International Sister Cities - Sanya (China)
    • International Friendship Cities in promotion - , Hangzhou City, Yantai City, Jinjiang City(China)
    • A Nationwide Network of Sister City - 16 cities sister organizationKyung Hee University