Namsky District

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Namsky District

Намский улус
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  YakutНам улууhа
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Ensieli Valley in Namsky District
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Namsky District
Location of Namsky District in the Sakha Republic
Coordinates: 58°40′N125°21′E / 58.667°N 125.350°E / 58.667; 125.350 Coordinates: 58°40′N125°21′E / 58.667°N 125.350°E / 58.667; 125.350
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic [1]
EstablishedFebruary 10, 1930 [2]
Administrative center Namtsy [2]
Area
[2]
  Total11,900 km2 (4,600 sq mi)
Population
  Total23,198
  Estimate 
(2018) [4]
24,585 (+6%)
  Density1.9/km2 (5.0/sq mi)
   Urban
0%
   Rural
100%
Administrative structure
   Administrative divisions 18 Rural okrugs
   Inhabited localities [2] 24 Rural localities
Municipal structure
   Municipally incorporated asNamsky Municipal District [5]
   Municipal divisions [6] 0 Urban settlements, 19 Rural settlements
Time zone UTC+9 (MSK+6   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg [7] )
OKTMO ID98635000
Website https://mr-namskij.sakha.gov.ru
Population of Namsky District
2010 Census 23,198 [3]
2002 Census 21,454 [8]
1989 Census 18,244 [9]
1979 Census 15,508 [10]

Namsky District (Russian : На́мский улу́с; Yakut : Нам улууһа, Nam uluuha) is an administrative [1] and municipal [5] district (raion, or ulus), one of the thirty-four in the Sakha Republic, Russia. The district is located in the center of the republic and borders Ust-Aldansky District in the east, Megino-Kangalassky District in the southeast, the territory of the city of republic significance of Yakutsk in the south, Gorny District in the west, and Kobyaysky District in the north. The area of the district is 11,900 square kilometers (4,600 sq mi). [2] Its administrative center is the rural locality (a selo ) of Namtsy. [2] As of the 2010 Census, the total population of the district was 23,198, with the population of Namtsy accounting for 38.3% of that number. [3]

Contents

Geography

The landscape of the district is mostly flat. The main river is the Lena with its tributaries.

Climate

Average January temperature is −42 °C (−44 °F) and average July temperature is +17–+18 °C (63–64 °F). [11] Average annual precipitation is 200–250 millimeters (7.9–9.8 in). [11]

History

The district was established on February 10, 1930. [2]

Administrative and municipal status

Within the framework of administrative divisions, Namsky District is one of the thirty-four in the republic. [1] It is divided into eighteen rural okrugs (naslegs), which comprise twenty-three rural localities; as well as the selo of Grafsky Bereg, which is not a part of any rural okrug. [2] As a municipal division, the district is incorporated as Namsky Municipal District. [5] The eighteen rural okrugs and the selo of Grafsky Bereg are incorporated into nineteen rural settlements within the municipal district. [6] The selo of Namtsy serves as the administrative center of both the administrative [2] and municipal [5] district.

Inhabited localities

Administrative [2] /municipal [6] composition
Rural okrugs/Rural settlementsPopulation [3] Rural localities in jurisdiction*
Arbynsky
(Арбынский)
268
Betyunsky
(Бетюнский)
608
Yedeysky
(Едейский)
1,219
Iskrovsky
(Искровский)
202
Kebekyonsky
(Кебекёнский)
544
Lensky
(Ленский)
8,890
  • selo of Namtsy (administrative center of the district)
Modutsky
(Модутский)
986
Nikolsky
(Никольский)
427
Partizansky
(Партизанский)
937
Salbansky
(Салбанский)
345
Tastakhsky
(Тастахский)
273
Tyubinsky
(Тюбинский)
408
Frunzensky
(Фрунзенский)
155
Khamagattinsky
(Хамагаттинский)
1,727
Khatyn-Arinsky/Khatyn-Arynsky
(Хатын-Аринский/Хатын-Арынский)
2,654
Khatyryksky
(Хатырыкский)
1,084
Khomustakhsky 1-y
(Хомустахский 1-й)
1,502
Khomustakhsky 2-y
(Хомустахский 2-й)
812
Rural localities which are not a part of a rural okrugPopulation [12] Rural localities
904
  • selo of Grafsky Bereg
    (municipally, a part of Khatyn-Arynsky Rural Settlement)

*Administrative centers are shown in bold

Demographics

A bulk of the district's population are Yakuts (96.7%); Russians account for about 2% and others ethnicities—for 1.3%.[ citation needed ]

Notable people

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References

Notes

  1. 1 2 3 Constitution of the Sakha Republic, Article 45
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
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  5. 1 2 3 4 Law #172-Z #351-III
  6. 1 2 3 Law #173-Z #354-III
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  11. 1 2 Center of the Socioeconomic and Political Monitoring. Namsky District (in Russian)
  12. Sakha Republic Territorial Branch of the Federal State Statistics Service. Results of the 2010 All-Russian Census. Численность населения по районам, городским и сельским населённым пунктам Archived March 4, 2016, at the Wayback Machine (Population Counts by Districts, Urban and Rural Inhabited Localities) (in Russian)
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