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Full namePohang
Native name포항
Native name langKorean
Settlement typeMunicipal City
CountrySouth Korea
Total Area435.1 sq mi (1127.24 km2)
Total Population509475 (December 31, 2009)
Density (pop.)451.97/km2 (1170.6/sq mi)

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Pohang is a city in North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea, and a main seaport in the Daegu-Gyeongbuk region. The built-up area of Pohang is located on the alluvium of the mouth of the Hyeongsan River. The city is divided into two wards ("Gu"), Buk-gu (Northern Ward) and Nam-gu (Southern Ward).

This city has the largest population of Gyeongbuk and it has the 3rd widest land of South Korea.

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