Welcome to Haman County!!


Current Condition

General Status

  • Area :416.8㎢ (3.9% of Gyeongsangnam-do)
  • Population & Number of Households : 66,573 individuals, 27,592 households
    (33,565 males / 33,008 females) * as of the end of Feb. 2010
  • Administrative District : 1 eup 9 myeons, 247 ris 859 bans
  • Administrative Organization : 2 offices, 10 divisions, 1 bureau / 2 subordinate organizations / 2 business offices / 1 eup / 9 myeons
  • Industrial Structure : 1 provincial industrial complex, 7 agricultural industrial complexes, 1,900 businesses (25,000 people)
  • Infrastructures : pavement ratio 72.1%, land readjustment ratio 69.1%, water supply ratio 78%, housing supply ratio 156.9%

Financial Status

  • A total of 302.2 billion won in 2009 (2,618 general accounts/ 404 special accounts)

Other Facilities

  • Cultural Properties : 56 pieces (9 designated by the country, 47 designated by the province)
  • Medical Facilities : 49 institutions (4 hospitals, 24 clinics, 21 pharmacies)
  • Educational Facilities : 8,486 students in 55 schools (22 kindergartens /20 elementary schools /8 middle schools /5 high schools)
  • Rivers : 32 rivers (228.5㎞), 24 streams (338㎞)

Population Status

Since the liberation, the total population of the county continuously increased until the first half of 1960s and reached its highest point in 1965 with 125.636 people. However, the population started to decrease since the 1960s and in 1990, the population showed 52.2% decrease from 1965 and was marked at 59,820. Since 2005, the population is slowly increasing again. Recently, the number of apartments and businesses keep increasing and as the county is gradually becoming into more suitable living environment for residents to commute to nearby cities, the population is expected to increase in the near future.

Annual population : 2000(64,846), 2001(65,368), 2002(64,318), 2003(63,435), 2004(62,081), 2005(61,376), 2006(63,460), 2007(64,865), 2008(66,050), 2009(66,582)

Area of Haman-gun

The total area of Haman-gun is 416.8㎢ and is 3.9% of Gyeongsangnam-do and the distribution of the land by the purpose is as follows; 217.30㎢ of forest land (52.14%), 128.07㎢ of farmland (30.75%), 12.28㎢ of lots and plant sites (2.95%), 30.07㎢ of road and river (7.22%) and 28.95㎢(6.95%) of the remaining for other purposes.

forest land (52.14%), 128.07㎢ of farmland (30.75%), 12.28㎢ of lots and plant sites (2.95%), 30.07㎢ of road and river (7.22%) and 28.95㎢(6.95%) of the remaining for other purposes.

Organization and Staffs

<as of Jul. 2009>
Organization and Staffs
Total number of officials Headquarters Assembly Affiliated Organizations Business Offices Eup Myeon
Office Division Bureau Officials Total Officials Officials Officials Total
575 2 10 1 259 11 2 118 2 36 1 20 9 131

Current status of registered vehicles

<as of the end of Jun. 2010>
Current status of registered vehicles
Total Cars Vans Trucks Special vehicles
30,430 19,963 1,827 8,434 206