Goudswaard is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 6 km southwest of Spijkenisse. Goudswaard was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1984, when it became part of Korendijk. In 2001, the town of Goudswaard had 1611 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.28 km², and contained 561 residences. The statistical area "Goudswaard", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1850.