county in Gangwon Province, South Korea
|• Revised Romanization||Pyeongchang-gun|
Location in South Korea
|Administrative divisions||1 eup, 7 myeon|
|• Total||1,463.65 km2 (565.12 sq mi)|
|• Density||30/km2 (80/sq mi)|
The town has many mountains, with a lot of snow in the winter. As of 2013, its population was about 44,000.
- "P'yŏngch'ang-gun: South Korea - name, geographic coordinates, administrative division, and map". Geographical Names. Retrieved 8 July 2011.
- "S. Korean city to host 2018 Winter Olympics" CNN. 6 July 2011. Retrieved 6 November 2011
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Pyeongchang.|
|Wikivoyage has a travel guide about: Pyeongchang|
- Pyeongchang County government website
- Pyeongchang 2018 website Archived 2018-02-12 at the Wayback Machine