Pyeongchang

Pyeongchang

평창군
County
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul
 • Hanja
 • Revised RomanizationPyeongchang-gun
 • McCune-ReischauerP'yŏngch'ang-gun[1]
Official logo of Pyeongchang
Emblem of Pyeongchang
Location in South Korea
Location in South Korea
CountrySouth Korea
RegionGangwon
Administrative divisions1 eup, 7 myeon
Area
 • Total1,463.65 km2 (565.12 sq mi)
Population
(2013)
 • Total43,666
 • Density30/km2 (80/sq mi)
 • Dialect
Gangwon
Time zoneutc+9

Pyeongchang is a city in the Republic of Korea. They hosted the 2018 Winter Olympics and the 2018 Winter Paralympics.[2]

The town has many mountains, with a lot of snow in the winter. As of 2013, its population was about 44,000.

References

  1. "P'yŏngch'ang-gun: South Korea - name, geographic coordinates, administrative division, and map". Geographical Names. Retrieved 8 July 2011.
  2. "S. Korean city to host 2018 Winter Olympics" CNN. 6 July 2011. Retrieved 6 November 2011
Other Languages
Afrikaans: Pyeongchang
azərbaycanca: Pxençxan
Bân-lâm-gú: Pyeongchang Kūn
башҡортса: Пхёнчхан
беларуская: Пхёнчхан
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Пхёнчхан
български: Пьонгчанг
brezhoneg: Pyeongchang
català: Pyeongchang
čeština: Pchjongčchang
Cymraeg: Pyeongchang
Deutsch: Pyeongchang
Ελληνικά: Πιόνγκτσανγκ
español: Pieonchang
Esperanto: Pjonĉango
euskara: Pyeongchang
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Pyeongchang Khiùn
한국어: 평창군
հայերեն: Փհենչհան
hrvatski: Pyeongchang
Bahasa Indonesia: Pyeongchang
Interlingue: Pyeongchang
Basa Jawa: Pyeongchang
ქართული: ფიონგჩანგი
Кыргызча: Пйоңчаң
latviešu: Phjončhana
magyar: Phjongcshang
Bahasa Melayu: Pyeongchang
монгол: Пёнчан-гүнь
Nāhuatl: Pyeongchang
Nederlands: Pyeongchang
日本語: 平昌郡
norsk nynorsk: Pyeongchang
occitan: Pyeongchang
Picard: Pyeongchang
polski: Pjongczang
português: Pyeongchang
română: Pyeongchang
русский: Пхёнчхан
slovenčina: Pchjongčchang
slovenščina: Pjongčang
српски / srpski: Пјонгчанг
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Pjongčang
svenska: Pyeongchang
Türkçe: Pyeongchang
українська: Пхьончхан
Tiếng Việt: Pyeongchang
文言: 平昌郡
Winaray: Pyeongchang
吴语: 平昌郡
Yorùbá: Pyeongchang
粵語: 平昌
中文: 平昌郡