Administrative District


Mayor: Young-Soon Kim
Area: 33.89 km2 (13.09 sq mi)
Population: 681,907

Songpa-gu is a district of Seoul, South Korea. Songpa is located at the southeastern part of Seoul, the capital of Korea. Songpa is a district with the largest population. It was selected as a capital of a kingdom 2,000 years ago, and is now home to 680,000 residents.

Songpa was at the center of 1988 Seoul Olympics, and most of the sporting facilities associated with that event are located within the district.

In 2009, Songpa-gu won the Livcom Awards of UNEP for the most liveable city.

Points of Interest[edit | edit source]

Transportation[edit | edit source]

Songpa-gu is accesible through one rail line and two subway lines.

Railroad[edit | edit source]

KORAIL[edit | edit source]

  • Bundang Section Line
(Gangnam-gu) ← Bokjeong → (Seongnam)

Subway[edit | edit source]

  • Seoul Line 2
(Gwangjin-gu) ← Seongnae — JamsilSincheon — Sports Complex → (Gangnam-gu)

  • Seoul Line 5
(Gangdong-gu) ← Olympic Park — Bangi — Ogeum — Gaerong — Geoyeo — Macheon

  • Seoul Line 8
(Gangdong-gu) ← Mongchontoseong — Jamsil — Seokchon — SongpaGarak Market — Munjeong — Jangji — Bokjeong → (Seongnam)
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