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South Korea: Cities (census population)

The census population of the South Korean provinces (도: -do) and cities (시: -si/-shi).

Provinces

NameAbbr.StatusNativeCapitalArea
A (km²)
Population
Cf 1990-11-01
Population
Cf 1995-11-01
Population
Cf 2000-11-01
Population
C 2005-11-01
Population
C 2010-11-01
South KoreaKORRep Seoul100,22243,410,89944,608,72646,136,10147,278,95148,580,293
Busan (Pusan)BUSCity부산Busan7683,798,1133,814,3253,662,8843,523,5823,414,95076800
Chungcheongbuk-do (Ch'ungch'ŏngpuk-do) [North Chungcheong]CCBProv충청북Cheongju7,4331,389,6861,396,7281,466,5671,460,4531,512,157743300
Chungcheongnam-do (Ch'ungch'ŏngnam-do) [South Chungcheong]CCNProv충청남Daejeon8,2692,013,9261,766,8541,765,2901,808,6771,946,555826900
Daegu (Taegu)DAGCity대구Daegu8842,229,0402,449,4202,480,5782,464,5472,446,41888400
Daejeon (Taejŏn)DAJCity대전Daejeon5401,049,5781,272,1211,368,2071,442,8561,501,85954000
Gangwon-do (Kangwŏn-do)GAWProv강원Chuncheon16,8661,580,4301,466,2381,487,0111,464,5591,471,5131686600
Gwangju (Kwangju)GWACity광주Gwangju5011,139,0031,257,6361,352,7971,417,7161,475,74550100
Gyeonggi-do (Kyŏnggi-do)GYGProv경기Suwon10,1706,155,6327,649,7418,984,13410,415,39911,379,4591017000
Gyeongsangbuk-do (Kyŏngsangpuk-do) [North Gyeongsang]GSBProv경상북Daegu19,0302,860,5952,676,3122,724,9312,607,6412,600,0321903000
Gyeongsangnam-do (Kyŏngsangnam-do) [South Gyeongsang]GSNProv경상남Changwon10,5333,672,3962,878,1932,978,5023,056,3563,160,1541053300
Incheon (Inch'ŏn)INCCity인천Incheon1,0321,817,9192,308,1882,475,1392,531,2802,662,509103200
Jeju-do (Cheju-do)JEJAProv제주Jeju1,849514,605505,438513,260531,887531,905184900
Jeollabuk-do (Chŏllapuk-do) [North Jeolla]JEBProv전라북Jeonju8,0672,069,9601,902,0441,890,6691,784,0131,777,220806700
Jeollanam-do (Chŏllanam-do) [South Jeolla]JENProv전라남Gwangju12,2522,507,4392,066,8421,996,4561,819,8191,741,4991225200
SejongSEJACity세종Sejong361Chungcheongnam-doChungcheongnam-do80,03180,81881,44736100
Seoul (Sŏul)SEOCity서울Seoul60510,612,57710,231,2179,895,2179,820,1719,794,30460500
UlsanULSCity울산Ulsan1,060Gyeongsangnam-do967,4291,014,4281,049,1771,082,567106000

Major Cities

 NameAdm.Population
M C 2010-11-01
1SeoulSEO9,794,304
2BusanBUS3,414,950
3IncheonINC2,662,509
4DaeguDAG2,446,418
5DaejeonDAJ1,501,859
6GwangjuGWA1,475,745
7UlsanULS1,082,567
8SuwonGYG1,071,913
9ChangwonGSN1,058,021

Major Metropolitan Area

 NameAdm.Population
A C 2010-11-01
1SeoulSEO23,836,272

Contents: Cities

NameNativeAdm.Population
M Cf 1995-11-01
Population
M Cf 2000-11-01
Population
M C 2005-11-01
Population
M C 2010-11-01
Area
Andong안동GSB188,443182,098169,788166,197152182
Ansan안산GYG510,314562,920681,590728,77514906
Anseong (Ansŏng)안성GYG120,133133,421159,198179,78255347
Anyang안양GYG591,106580,544612,423602,1225846
Asan아산CCN154,663180,763208,415278,67654219
Boryeong (Poryŏng - Taech'ŏn)보령CCN122,604109,53597,17697,77056901
Bucheon (Puch'ŏn)부천GYG779,412761,389838,801853,0395344
Busan [Pusan]부산BUS3,814,3253,662,8843,523,5823,414,95076843
Changwon (Ch'angwŏn; incl. Masan, Jinhae)창원GSN1,048,9331,079,3591,079,8371,058,02174515
Cheonan (Ch'ŏnan)천안CCN330,259417,835521,887574,62363622
Cheongju (Ch'ŏngju)청주CCB531,376586,700642,805666,92415345
Chuncheon (Ch'unch'ŏn)춘천GAW234,528252,547260,887276,232111645
Chungju (Ch'ungju)충주CCB205,206217,927204,800203,21298367
Daegu [Taegu]대구DAG2,449,4202,480,5782,464,5472,446,41888368
Daejeon (Taejŏn) [Taejon]대전DAJ1,272,1211,368,2071,442,8561,501,85953997
Dangjin (Tangjin)당진CCN...117,652113,267137,00669475
Dongducheon (Tongduchŏn)동두천GYG71,57973,50280,27791,8289566
Donghae (Tonghae)동해GAW95,47296,67993,18390,57418019
Gangneung (Kangnŭng)강릉GAW220,403228,232221,329218,471103999
Geoje (Kŏje)거제GSN147,562168,022196,481231,27140201
Gimcheon (Kimch'ŏn)김천GSB147,027147,855135,923127,889100915
Gimhae (Kimhae)김해GSN256,370331,979431,778494,51046281
Gimje (Kimje)김제JEB115,427102,58990,65283,30254488
Gimpo (Kimp'o)김포GYG107,684150,194195,776224,35027665
Gongju (Kongju)공주CCN131,229130,376127,076122,15394037
Goyang (Koyang)고양GYG518,282763,971866,846905,07626741
Gumi (Kumi)구미GSB311,431341,550383,786402,60761552
Gunpo (Kunp'o)군포GYG235,233263,760270,042278,0833636
Gunsan (Kunsan)군산JEB266,569272,715250,011260,54639551
Guri (Kuri)구리GYG142,173160,839187,414185,5503330
Gwacheon (Kwachŏn)과천GYG68,07766,70656,71166,7043586
Gwangju (Kwangju)광주GYG86,156125,943206,304228,74743096
Gwangju [Kwangju]광주GWA1,257,6361,352,7971,417,7161,475,74550124
Gwangmyeong (Kwangmyŏng)광명GYG350,914334,089320,268329,0103850
Gwangyang (Kwangyang)광양JEN122,052132,639135,881137,81045635
Gyeongju (Kyŏngju)경주GSB273,968275,842267,872256,150132441
Gyeongsan (Kyŏngsan)경산GSB173,746228,206242,297266,03641176
Gyeryong (Kyeryong)계룡CCN15,495...31,69941,5286070
Hanam하남GYG115,812120,513122,337138,8299304
Hwaseong (Hwasŏng)화성GYG158,590189,467288,718488,75868948
Icheon (Ich'ŏn)이천GYG155,332179,719188,556195,17546129
Iksan (Iri)익산JEB322,685323,687308,144296,36650664
Incheon (Inch'ŏn)인천INC2,308,1882,475,1392,531,2802,662,509103241
Jecheon (Chech'ŏn)제천CCB137,070143,710132,864134,69888318
Jeju (Cheju)제주JEJ...367,354391,916401,19297798
Jeongeup (Chŏngŭp)정읍JEB139,111129,152115,760110,35269264
Jeonju (Chŏnju)전주JEB563,153616,468623,298649,72820603
Jinju (Chinju)진주GSN329,886339,791337,242337,89671284
Miryang밀양GSN121,501115,962105,96699,12879857
Mokpo (Mokp'o)목포JEN247,452250,480244,888249,9605012
Mungyeong (Mun'gyŏng)문경GSB92,23990,84670,92669,02191161
Naju나주JEN107,83199,53387,21278,67960858
Namwon남원JEB103,54494,92686,05278,77075264
Namyangju (Mikum)남양주GYG229,060340,932426,087529,89845806
Nonsan논산CCN146,619137,452125,332119,22255484
Osan오산GYG70,488102,697132,532183,8904277
Paju (P'aju)파주GYG163,379178,434242,241328,12867261
Pocheon (P'och'ŏn)포천GYG118,558138,654142,189140,99782648
Pohang (P'ohang)포항GSB508,899515,714489,698511,390112940
Pyeongtaek (P'yŏngt'aek - Songtan)평택GYG312,927345,306378,438388,50845738
Sacheon (Sach'ŏn)사천GSN113,494111,078106,851107,52439827
Samcheok (Samch'ŏk)삼척GAW83,81896,67968,11667,454118648
Sangju상주GSB124,116116,493105,93798,103125482
Sejong (Yeongi)세종SEJ...80,03180,81881,44736138
Seogwipo (Sŏgwip'o)서귀포JEJ...145,896139,971130,71387087
Seongnam (Sŏngnam)성남GYG869,094914,590934,984949,96414172
Seosan (Sŏsan)서산CCN134,746143,154144,091156,84374065
Seoul (Sŏul)서울SEO10,231,2179,895,2179,820,1719,794,30460521
Siheung (Shihŭng)시흥GYG133,443305,268389,638407,09013503
Sokcho (Sŏkch'o)속초GAW82,00987,98584,90880,79110542
Suncheon (Sunch'ŏn)순천JEN249,263265,930262,120258,67090744
Suwon (Suwŏn)수원GYG755,550946,7041,044,1131,071,91312102
Taebaek (T'aebaek)태백GAW59,39754,19655,34451,55830340
Tongyeong (T'ong-yŏng)통영GSN131,717123,842121,555129,36623917
Uijeongbu (Ŭijŏngbu)의정부GYG276,111355,380398,870417,4128154
Uiwang (Ŭiwang)의왕GYG108,788117,821143,987144,5015401
Ulsan울산ULS967,4291,014,4281,049,1771,082,567106000
Wonju (Wŏnju)원주GAW237,460268,352284,360311,44987245
Yangju양주GYG94,507110,299152,007187,91131022
Yangsan양산GSN163,351191,975217,154252,50748522
Yeoju (Yŏju)여주GYG92,05097,61298,905101,2030
Yeongcheon (Yŏngch'ŏn)영천GSB113,511111,392104,01295,25692037
Yeongju (Yŏngju)영주GSB131,097126,507114,081108,88866904
Yeosu (Yŏsu)여수JEN...303,233277,995269,93750333
Yongin (Yong-in)용인GYG242,643386,124689,691856,76559134