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Seoul is located in Northwest of South Korea and has a metropolitan population of 23,616,000, which is 73% more than the average of all major asian cities.
Seoul has a far more metropolitan density (83% more), population (73% more), and city density (65% more) compared to the average of all Asian Cities. On the other hand, Seoul has far less city area (km2) (89% less), and metropolitan area (km2) (70% less).
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Geography
Country South Korea 
Location Northwest Of South Korea 
Coordinates 37 33 59.53 N 126 58 40.69 E  
Time Zone Korea Standard Time (utc+9) 
Asia Region East Asia 
Elevation (m)
86  (75.31 lower than average)
vs
161.31

Elevation (ft)
282  (241.37 lower than average)
vs
523.37

States/Province/Regions Seoul National Capital Area 
Metropolitan Area (km2)
2218  (2211 higher than average)
vs
7,341

Metropolitan Area (sq mi)
856.51  (854.51 higher than average)
vs
2,833

City Area (km2)
605.28  (600.28 higher than average)
vs
5,607

City Area (sq mi)
233.7  (231.7 higher than average)
vs
2,164

Demographics & Population
Demonym for People Seoulites 
Religion Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Shamanism 
Main Religion Buddhism 
Languages/Dialects Seoul 
Human Development Index (2011 HDI) Very High 
Metropolitan Population
23616000  (23615987 higher than average)
vs
13,620,223

Metropolitan Density /km2
10646  (10641 higher than average)
vs
5,819

Metropolitan Density /sq mi
27572  (27557 higher than average)
vs
15,090

City Population
9794304  (9794295 higher than average)
vs
9,655,370

City Density /km2
16181  (16172 higher than average)
vs
9,799

City Density /sq mi
41910  (41885 higher than average)
vs
25,393

Climate
Type Humid Subtropical And Humid Continental Climate 
Annual Climate Temperature Average High °C (°F) 17.0 (62.6)  
Annual Climate Temperature Average Low °C (°F) 12.5 (54.5)  
Government and Administration
Metropolitan Administrative Areas Seoul, Incheon, Suwon, Goyang, Seongnam, Bucheon 
City Administrative Areas Dobong, Dongdaemun, Dongjak, Eunpyeong, Gangbuk, Gangdong, Gangnam, Gangseo, Geumcheon, Guro, Gwanak, Gwangjin, Jongno, Jung, Jungnang, Mapo, Nowon, Seocho, Seodaemun, Seongbuk, Seongdong, Songpa, Yangcheon, Yeongdeungpo, Yongsan 
Economy
Currency South Korean Won 
Code KRW  
Major Industries Finance Services, Trading, Arts 
Communication
Country Code
+82  (99.03 lower than average)
vs
181.03

Area Code 2  
Postal Code 1xx-xxx 
Tourism
Attractions 63 Building, Moonlight Rainbow Fountain, Dongdaemun Fashion District, N Seoul Tower, Downtown Gangnam And Samsung Town, Cheonggye Stream, Gwanghwamun Gate & Plaza With King Sejong's Statue And Magic Island In Lotte World 
Best Time To Visit April To May, September To October 
Transportation
Public Transportation Bus, Subway, Train, Boat, Taxi 
Airport Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport 


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