Basic Current Status

  • About Gimpo
  • Basic Current Status
location map - Located at the mouth of Hangang River, to the northwest of Gyeonggi-do,5 minutes from Gimpo International Airport, 30 minutes from Incheon Airport,Only 20 minutes to Yeouido, Seoul when traveling by roads around Hangang River,A city / local tourism complex connecting the southern and northern regions of the Korean Peninsula as well as the inland and ocean,A city wholly surrounded by rivers and canals, Gimpo Plains, long renowned as a breadbasket of Korea ,To the north, across Hangang River, is a view of North Korea's Gaepung-gun

Population

452,137 (as of end of June 2019 [including foreigners])

Size

276.606㎢

Location

  • Located at the mouth of Hangang River, to the northwest of Gyeonggi-do
  • 5 minutes from Gimpo International Airport, 30 minutes from Incheon Airport
  • Only 20 minutes to Yeouido, Seoul when traveling by roads around Hangang River

Topography

  • A city / local tourism complex connecting the southern and northern regions of the Korean Peninsula as well as the inland and ocean
  • A city wholly surrounded by rivers and canals
  • Gimpo Plains, long renowned as a breadbasket of Korea
  • To the north, across Hangang River, is a view of North Korea's Gaepung-gun