Jung is in , constituting the southern half of the historic core of Seoul, along with Jongno. Jung is busier than its tranquil neighbor, with hundreds of offices buildings and endless streets of frantic shopping, but scattered among the hustle and bustle are more historic gems.
Photo: moody75, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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The N Seoul Tower, officially the YTN Seoul Tower and commonly known as the Namsan Tower or Seoul Tower, is a communication and observation tower located on in central , South Korea. Photo: Sainirk1997, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Nam Mountain is a peak, 262 metres high, in the Jung-gu district of south central , South Korea. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
, also known as "A Village of Traditional Houses in the Namsan Valley"…

The Cathedral Church of Virgin Mary of the Immaculate Conception, informally known as , is the national cathedral of the .

Localities in the Area

is the capital of . With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and… Photo: malink ks, CC BY 2.0.

is a dong, or neighborhood in the Jongno-gu district of .

is a dong, neighbourhood of Jung-gu in , . Photo: 안우석, CC0.


37.5599° or 37° 33' 35.5" north
126.994° or 126° 59' 38.3" east
50 metres (164 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: منطقة جونغ
  • Cebuano: Jung-gu
  • Central Kurdish: ناوچەی جونگ، سێئول
  • Chinese: Jung Khu
  • Chinese: 中区
  • Chinese: 中區
  • Danish: Jung-gu
  • Dutch: Jung District
  • English: Jung-gu
  • English: Jung District, Seoul
  • English: Jung District
  • English: Seoul/Jung
  • Esperanto: Meza Distrikto
  • Estonian: Jungi linnarajoon
  • French: Jung-gu
  • German: Jung-gu
  • Hebrew: יונג
  • Hebrew: סיאול/יונג
  • Hungarian: Csung-ku
  • Ido: Jung-gu
  • Indonesian: Distrik Jung, Seoul
  • Italian: Jung-gu
  • Japanese: 中区
  • Korean: 서울시 중구
  • Korean: 서울 중구
  • Korean: 서울특별시 중구
  • Korean: 중구
  • Lithuanian: Džung-gu, Seulas
  • Lithuanian: Džung-gu
  • Malay: Daerah Jung, Seoul
  • Malay: Daerah Jung
  • Min Nan Chinese: Jung Khu
  • Russian: Чунгу
  • Scots: Jung-gu, Seoul
  • Scots: Jung-gu
  • Spanish: Jung-gu
  • Swedish: Jung-gu, Seoul
  • Swedish: Jung-gu
  • Thai: เขตชุง
  • Turkish: Jung, Seul
  • Turkish: Jung
  • Urdu: جونگ ضلع، سیول
  • Vietnamese: Jung-gu
  • Distretto di Jung

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