Location

Location

This county is located in the inland of the Taebaek mountains, in the east northern part of Gyeongsangbuk-do. Uljin-gun and Yeongdeok-gun are in the east, Andong-si in the west, Cheongsong-gun in the south, and Bonghwa-gun in the north. There are 5 cities or guns around Yeongyang.

  • East longitude : 128 deg, 59 min ~ 129 deg, 19 min
  • North latitude : 36 deg, 29 min ~ 36 deg, 52 min

Geography

As the Taebaek mountains expands from east to south, there are many big and small valleys. The north part of Yeongyang is high and the south is low. The elevation of the county is the highest in Gyeongsangbuk-do.