Objective in this study is to evaluate whether or not the local government website is to serve its purpose. Using a survey of the 248 local governments in Korea, this research examines the degree of development for the local government website and analyze the factors which affect the website differences among the local governments. Following are the major findings of this empirical study. First, most of websites in local governments are well designed to give the user an easier access, more information, and more citizen participation. Second, factors influencing the website include convenience of access and use. Third, factors influencing the website differences among the local governments include serve to information, better opportunity, and easier access and use.