Seoul , English /soʊl/, "Capital City", from ancient Sillan "Seorabeol", officially the Seoul Special City, is the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea. A megacity with a population of over 10 million, it is the largest city proper in the OECD developed world. The Seoul National Capital Area is the world's second largest metropolitan area with over 25 million inhabitants, which includes the surrounding Incheon metropolis and Gyeonggi province. Almost a quarter of South Koreans live in Seoul, half of South Koreans live in the metropolitan area, along with over 275,000 international...
|Area:||233.7 sq. mi.|
|Time zone:||Korea Time Zone|
|Also known as:||Seoul, South Korea, Sŏul-T’Ŭkpyŏlsi, Kyŏngsŏng-Bu|