Administrative divisions of Astrakhan Oblast

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Administrative center: Astrakhan
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Znamensk, Astrakhan Oblast Town in Astrakhan Oblast, Russia

Znamensk is a closed town in Astrakhan Oblast, Russia. Population: 29,401 (2010 Census); 32,068 (2002 Census).

Astrakhan City in Astrakhan Oblast, Russia

Astrakhan is a city in southern Russia and the administrative center of Astrakhan Oblast. The city lies on two banks of the Volga River, close to where it discharges into the Caspian Sea at an altitude of 28 meters (92 ft) below sea level. As of the 2010 Census, its population was 520,339; up from 504,501 recorded in the 2002 Census and 509,210 recorded in the 1989 Census.

Akhtubinsky District District in Astrakhan Oblast, Russia

Akhtubinsky District is an administrative and municipal district (raion), one of the eleven in Astrakhan Oblast, Russia. It is located in the north of the oblast. The area of the district is 7,810 square kilometers (3,020 sq mi). Its administrative center is the town of Akhtubinsk Population : 29,326 (2010 Census); 31,963 ; 37,043 (1989 Census).

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  1. Государственный комитет Российской Федерации по статистике. Комитет Российской Федерации по стандартизации, метрологии и сертификации. №ОК 019-95 1 января 1997 г. «Общероссийский классификатор объектов административно-территориального деления. Код 12», в ред. изменения №278/2015 от 1 января 2016 г.. (State Statistics Committee of the Russian Federation. Committee of the Russian Federation on Standardization, Metrology, and Certification. #OK 019-95 January 1, 1997 Russian Classification of Objects of Administrative Division . Code 12, as amended by the Amendment #278/2015 of January 1, 2016. ).
  2. Results of the 2002 Russian Population CensusTerritory, number of districts, inhabited localities, and rural administrations of the Russian Federation by federal subject Archived September 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine .