For other uses, see Hanam (disambiguation).
Not to be confused with Hà Nam Province in Vietnam.
Municipal City
Korean transcription(s)
  Revised Romanization Hanam-si
  McCune–Reischauer Hanam-si

Emblem of Hanam

Location in South Korea
Country  South Korea
Region Sudogwon
Administrative divisions 18 dong
  Total 93.07 km2 (35.93 sq mi)
Population (2011.1)
  Total 150,014
  Density 1,612/km2 (4,180/sq mi)
  Dialect Seoul

Hanam is a city in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. Formerly a part of Gwangju County, it was designated a city in 1989. The ancient Baekje capital of Hanam Wiryeseong may have been located there.

Lying immediately east of Seoul, Hanam is also bordered by Namyangju, Gwangju, and Seongnam. In August 2009, Seongnam and Hanam cities announced their intention to merge.

Administrative divisions

Hanam is divided as follows:


Yearly arrests: 9,686
Number of health centers: 1
Number of dentists: 17
Yearly fires: 182
Number of apartments: 11,796

Sister cities

See also


  1. Yvonne T. Nathan (3 December 2013). "Shah Alam signs pact with South Korean city of Hanam". The Star. Retrieved 21 December 2015.

Coordinates: 37°31′N 127°12′E / 37.517°N 127.200°E / 37.517; 127.200

This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 12/21/2015. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.