Gangnam District

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Gangnam-gu

강남구
강남구 · 江南區
Gangnam Station area
Location of Gangnam-gu in Seoul
Location of Gangnam-gu in Seoul
Country South Korea
RegionSudogwon
Special CitySeoul
Administrative dong26
Government
 • ChiefShin Yeon-hee
Area
 • Total39.55 km2 (15.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total527,641
 • Density13,000/km2 (35,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Korea Standard Time)
Postal code.
06000 ~ 06499
Area code(s)+82-2-2226,400,500
Websitegangnam.go.kr

Gangnam District is one of the 25 gu (local government districts) which make up the city of Seoul, South Korea. Gangnam is Seoul's third biggest district. The music video for Psy's 2012 number one "Gangnam Style" was made in Gangnam District.

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