• Hoengseong
  • Hoengseong
  • Hoengseong
  • Hoengseong
  • Hoengseong
  • Ancient Times
    • Mahan territory
  • Three Kingdoms Period
    • 235-374 Became a part of Baekae Kingdom's territory
    • 413-475 Became a part of Goguryeo Kingdom's territory and was called Hoengcheon or Eosamae
    • 551 Became a part of Silla Kingdom's territory
    • Unified Silla Dynasty Period Called Hwangcheon-hyeon under the direct control of Sakju
  • Goryeo Period
    • Called Hoengcheon again.
    • 1389 Established Gammu (head of hyeon) in the first year of King Gongyang's reign
  • Joseon Dynasty Period
    • 1413 Established a hyeon in the 13th year of King Taejong's reign
    • 1414 Changed name to Hoengseong in the 14th year of King Taejong's reign
    • 1600 Head of hyeon served as Gangwon Jungwonjang (military commander)
    • 1627 Hyeon was abolished in the 5th year of King Injo's reign, then restored in the 14th year of the same king. While hyeon was abolished, it was called Hawjeon or Hwaseong.
    • May 26, 1895 According to Royal Edict No. 98, on May 26, 1985, Hoengseong-hyeon, which was governed by a hyeongam (head of hyeon), was changed to Hoengseong-gun with the implementation of the new 'gun' system
      Seowon-myeon was established by incorporating parts of Gomogok and Jihagok-myeon from Wonjumok
    • September 1, 1910 8-myeon system was implemented with the incorporation of Seowon-myeon, Wonju-gun into Hoengseong-gun
  • Republic of Korea
    • October 1, 1961 Local autonomy system was implemented
    • January 1, 1963 According to Act No. 1175 (Proclamation on 11/21/1962), Gangnim-ri, Bugok-ri, and Wolhyeon-ri were incorporated into Anheung-myeon
    • September 1, 1973
      • According to the Presidential Executive Order No.6542 (Proclamation on 3/12/ 1973), the boundaries between myeons and guns were adjusted.
      • Sangchangbong-ri, Nam-myeon, Hongcheon-gun was incorporated into Gonggeun-myeon
      • Jogok-ri, Saengun-ri and Namsan-ri in Ucheon-myeon, Hoengseong-gun and part of Hakgok-ri, Gonggeun-myon were incorporated into Hoengseong-myeon
      • Hagung-ri, Jeonggeum-ri, Yongdun-ri, Sanghaga-ri, Hadae-ri, and Sangdae-ri in Anheung-myeon, Hoengseong-gun were incorporated into Ucheon-myeon
      • Part of Yeongnang-ri, Dunnae-myeon, Hoengseong-gun was incorporated into Anheung-myeon
      • Gungjong-ri, Anheung-myeon, Hoengseong-gun and part of Sindae-ri, Gapcheon-myeon were incorporated into Dunnae-myeon
      • Yuldong-ri, Samgeo-ri, Jeonchon-ri, Chudong-ri, and Daegwandae-ri, Byeongjibang-ri in Cheongil-myeon, Hoengseong-gun were incorporated into Gapcheon-myeon
      • Parts of Yupyeong-ri, Gapcheon-ri, Gosi-ri, and Sindae-ri in Gapcheon-myeon, Hoengseong-gun were incorporated into Cheongil-myeon
      • According to the Presidential Executive Order No. 9409 (Proclamation on 4/7/ 1979), Hoengseong-myeon was promoted to Hoengseong-eup (1 eup 7 myeons)
    • February 15, 1983 According to the Presidential Executive Order No.11027 (Proclamation on 1/10/1983), parts of Sanhyeon-ri, Maeho-ri, and Apgok-ri in Seo-myeon were incorporated into Hojeo-myeon, Wonju-gun and Chudong-ri and Jeongam-ri in Ucheon-myeon were incorporated into Hoengseong
    • April 1, 1989 According to the Hoengseong County Ordinance No. 1254 (Proclamation on 3/29/1989), Gangnim-ri, Bugok-ri, and Wolhyeon-ri under the control of Gangnim Branch Office, Anheung-myeon were promoted to Gangnim-myeon, Hoengseong-gun
    • January 12, 2000 According to the Hoengseong County Ordinance No. 1705 (Proclamation on 01/12/2000), Gapcheon-myeon in Budong-ri was incorporated into Samgeo-ri, Gapcheon-myeon
    • January 10, 2002 According to the Hoengseong County Ordinance No. 1770 (Proclamation on 01/10/2002), a part of Masan-ri in Hoengseong-eup, Hoengseong was incorporated into Eupsang-ri, Hoengseong-eup.