Gwangju Metropolitan City
광주광역시
District (-gu)Buk-gu • Dong-gu • Gwangsan-gu • Nam-gu • Seo-gu

* disbanded | ** former member
PC: Original Owners

From Buk-gu

baro
BARO
B1A4 **
1992
hyelin
HYELIN
EXID
1993
jhope
J-HOPE
BTS
1994
soyeon
SOYEON
LABOUM
1994
suzy
SUZY
miss A *
1994
ptg
WOOSEOK
PENTAGON
1998
yunho
YUNHO
ATEEZ
1999
yeonhee
YEONHEE
Rocket Punch
2000

From Gwangsan-gu

uknow
U-KNOW
TVXQ!
1986
yubin
YUBIN
Wonder Girls *
1988
hyungwon
HYUNGWON
MONSTA X
1994
i.m
I.M
MONSTA X
1996
hayoung
Song Hayoung
fromis_9
1997
gyeongwon
GYEONGWON
HINAPIA *
1997
seungmin
Bae Seungmin
Golden Child
1998
cherry
BORA
Cherry Bullet
1999
soeun
Park Soeun
Weeekly
2002
stayc
YOON
STAYC
2004

From Nam-gu

babysoul
BABYSOUL
Lovelyz
1992
goeun
Na Goeun
PURPLE KISS
1999
cravity
WOOBIN
CRAVITY
2000

From Seo-gu

hara
Koo Hara
KARA
1991
sanggyun
Kim Sanggyun
JBJ95
1995
seunghee
Oh Seunghee
CLC *
1995
soyee
SOYEE
gugudan *
1996
yunkyoung
YUNKYOUNG
Rocket Punch
2001

From Gwangju

+ District Not Specified
gikwang
Lee Gikwang
HIGHLIGHT
1990
wow
WOW
A.C.E
1993
yoojung
YOOJUNG
OnlyOneOf
1997
mill
MILL
OnlyOneOf
1999
hyeseong
YEONJAE
ALICE
1999
nagyung
Lee Nagyung
fromis_9
2000
seungeun
SEUNGEUN
BVNDIT
2000

Notes

  • Gwangju (metropolitan city) and Gwangju (city in Gyeonggi-do) are two different cities. If your idol is not on this list, check this post: K-pop Idols From Gyeonggi.
  • YUBIN, HYUNGWON, I.M and GYEONGWON graduated from Jungam Elementary School in Gwangju.

This Post Has 4 Comments

  1. f

    THE DISRESPECT?????? The boyz lee juyeon aka the worlds main visual/character is also from gwangju and yall just ignored him?????????????

  2. Rr

    Juyeon the boyz from gwangju btw

    1. ka

      JUYEON (THE BOYZ) is from Gwangju City in Gyeonggi Province, NOT Gwangju Metropolitan City. Gwangju City ≠ Gwangju Metropolitan City.

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