It features the Joyang-mun Gate, a historical structure of Hongseong, and the dynamic appearance of Hongseong, which is the center of the west coast.
This yellow flower, which blooms in early spring, represents the warm and gentle characteristics of the people of Hongseong as well as the tenacity, unity and prosperity of the people through its vivacity.
Since long ago, the zelkova has been famous for providing a large area of shade and having dense green leaves. It symbolizes Hongseong, which is known for its unwavering patriotism and loyalty.
Magpie is the national bird of Korea and regarded to bring good luck. It represents the warmth of the generous and polite residents of Hongseong-gun and symbolizes hope.