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Chungju

Chungju
Administration
Full nameChungju
Native name충주
忠州
Native name langKorean
Settlement typeMunicipal City
CountrySouth Korea
RegionHoseo
Geography
Total Area59.2 sq mi (153.45 km2)
Demography
Total Population218098 (November 2010)
DialectChungcheong

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Chungju is a city in North Chungcheong province, South Korea. Namsan is a mountain located on the outskirts of the city.

The city is famous for the annual martial arts festival held in October. Also of note, UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon grew up here.


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