Gangnam is the central district of the southern half of . Though Jongno and Jung to the north may claim to be the center of Seoul, in many ways Gangnam is the true center, of both Seoul and the entire country.
Photo: ☺Yoshi☻, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Public aquarium
The in Gangnam district, , is one of 's Public Aquariums. Photo: Wpcpey, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Buddhist temple
is a Buddhist temple located in , Gangnam-gu in , . Photo: Rheo1905, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 7. Photo: LERK, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Metro station
Station is a station on Seoul Subway Line 7 and the Bundang Line in the Gangnam district of .The station serves the southern area of , and is closer to various parts of Apgujeong than Apgujeong Station. Photo: LERK, CC BY-SA 4.0.


37.5177° or 37° 31' 3.7" north
127.0473° or 127° 2' 50.3" east
Open Location Code
22 metres (72 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1912558042
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: حي كانغنام
  • Armenian: Գանգնամ շրջան
  • Azerbaijani: Gangnam
  • Azerbaijani: Qannam
  • Belarusian: Канамгу
  • Burmese: ဂန်းနမ်
  • Catalan: Gangnam
  • Cebuano: Gangnam-gu
  • Chinese: Gangnam Khu
  • Chinese: 江南区
  • Chinese: 江南區
  • Chinese: 江南區廳
  • Czech: Gangnam-gu
  • Czech: Gangnam
  • Czech: Kangnam
  • Danish: Gangnam
  • Dutch: Gangnam-gu
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: حى كانجنام
  • English: Gangnam-gu
  • English: Gangnam District
  • Esperanto: Distrikto Sudo de Rivero
  • Estonian: Gangnami linnarajoon
  • Finnish: Gangnam
  • French: District de Gangnam
  • French: Gangnam-gu
  • French: district de Gangnam
  • German: Gangnam
  • German: Gangnam-gu
  • German: Stadtteil Gangnam
  • Greek: Περιοχή Γκάνγκαμ
  • Hebrew: גנגנם וסאוצ'ו
  • Hebrew: סיאול/גנגנם וסאוצ'ו
  • Hindi: गंगनम जिला
  • Hungarian: Kangnam-ku
  • Hungarian: Kangnam
  • Ido: Gangnam-gu
  • Indonesian: Distrik Gangnam
  • Interlingue: Gangnam-gu
  • Italian: Distretto di Gangnam
  • Japanese: カンナム区
  • Japanese: 江南区
  • Kazakh: Каннамгу
  • Korean: 강남
  • Korean: 강남구
  • Korean: 서울 강남
  • Korean: 서울 강남구
  • Korean: 서울시 강남구
  • Korean: 서울특별시 강남구
  • Latin: Gangnam
  • Letzeburgesch: Gangnam
  • Lithuanian: Gangnam-gu
  • Malay (generic): Daerah Gangnam
  • Min Nan Chinese: Gangnam Khu
  • Mongolian: Каннам дүүрэг
  • Norwegian: Gangnam-gu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gangnam-gu
  • Persian: منطقه گانگنام
  • Persian: ناحیه گانگنام
  • Polish: Gangnam-gu
  • Portuguese: Gangnam-gu
  • Russian: Каннамгу
  • Scots: Gangnam-gu
  • Serbian: Gangnam okrug
  • Slovak: Kangnam
  • Slovak: 강남구
  • South Azerbaijani: قانقنیم محله‌سی
  • Spanish: Gangnam-gu
  • Swedish: Gangnam-gu
  • Thai: เขตคังนัม
  • Turkish: Gangnam
  • Ukrainian: Каннам (район Сеула)
  • Urdu: گانگنام ضلع
  • Vietnamese: Gangnam-gu
  • Wu Chinese: 江南区
  • Yue Chinese: 江南區 (首爾)
  • Каннам
  • Каңнамгу

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