Osan is a metropolis in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea, approximately 35 km south of Seoul. The population of the metropolis is around two hundred,000. The neighborhood financial system is supported by means of a combination of agricultural and business enterprises. It is famous for one of the most important markets in South Korea, Osan Market, which has been in non-stop operation considering 1792. The town turned into the scene of brutal battles with communist forces taking the city throughout the Korean War in 1950, earlier than being then taken returned through American forces soon afterwards; there's a statue dedicated to UN forces at the outskirts of the town.
The United States Air Force base named after the city, Osan AB, is not definitely positioned inside the town, however is as an alternative eight km south, in the Songtan segment of Pyeongtaek. Osan Station is a huge subway station positioned in the heart of Osan. It is part of the Seoul Subway Line 1 and the KTX. There is a bus terminal subsequent to the subway station and plenty of buses stop in front of the subway station.