Gangnam District

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Gangnam-gu
강남구
Autonomous District
강남구 · 江南區
Gangnam Station area
Location of Gangnam-gu in Seoul
Location of Gangnam-gu in Seoul
Country  South Korea
Region Sudogwon
Special City Seoul
Administrative dong 26
Government
 • Chief Shin Yeon-hee
Area
 • Total 39.55 km2 (15.27 sq mi)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 527,641
 • Density 13,341.1/km2 (34,553/sq mi)
Time zone Korea Standard Time (UTC+9)
Postal code. 06000 ~ 06499
Area code(s) +82-2-2226,400,500
Website gangnam.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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