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Location of South Korea

Map of South Korea
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South Korea's Information

Flag of South Korea
Land Area 96,920 km2
Water Area 2,800 km2
Total Area 99,720 km2
Population 50,924,172
Population Density 510.67 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $1,930.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $0
Currency Won (KRW)
Largest Cities
  • Seoul (10,349,312)
  • Busan (3,678,555)
  • Incheon (2,628,000)
  • Daegu (2,566,540)
  • Daejeon (1,475,221)
  • Gwangju (1,416,938)
  • Suwon-si (1,242,724)
  • Goyang-si (1,073,069)
  • Seongnam-si (1,031,935)
  • Ulsan (962,865)



South Korea is in both the northern and eastern


, and occupies the southern half of the

Korean Peninsula

, which extends southward from the


South Korea is bordered by North Korea, and by the Yellow Sea, East Sea (Sea of Japan) and the Korea Strait.

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