Mapo-gu – Geographical Location

Mapo-gu, which is one of the 25 autonomous districts of Seoul, is located on a downstream riverside place of the Hangang River in a mid-west part of Seoul. It is bordered by Jung-gu and Yongsan-gu to the east, by Goyang-si to the west, and by Seodaemun-gu to the north. Roads like Sinchon-ro and Susaek-ro run along the border between Mapo-gu and Seodaemun-gu and Eunpyeong-gu.

District Overview
Location of the
Mapo-Gu Office
point Longitudinal and latitudinal limits Land size
Place name Limit
212 World Cup-ro,
Mapo-gu, Seoul
Easternmost point 3 Hyochangwon-ro 98-gil Latitude 37° 33′ 10″
Longitude 126° 57′ 47″'
23.87㎢
[3.94% of entire
Seoul (605.52㎢)]
Westernmost point Sangam-dong Latitude 37° 33′ 10″
Longitude 126° 57′ 47″'
Southernmost point Mapo-dong Latitude 37° 33′ 10″
Longitude 126° 57′ 47″'
Northernmost point Sangam-dong Latitude 37° 33′ 10″
Longitude 126° 57′ 47″'