Neryungrinsky District

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Neryungrinsky District

Нерюнгринский улус
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  SakhaНүөрүҥгүрү улууhа
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Location of Neryungrinsky District in the Sakha Republic
Coordinates: 55°54′N124°54′E / 55.9°N 124.9°E / 55.9; 124.9 Coordinates: 55°54′N124°54′E / 55.9°N 124.9°E / 55.9; 124.9
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic [1]
EstablishedNovember 6, 1975 [2]
Administrative center Neryungri [3]
Area
[3]
  Total98,900 km2 (38,200 sq mi)
Population
  Total21,019
  Estimate 
(2018) [5]
73,987 (+252%)
  Density0.21/km2 (0.55/sq mi)
   Urban
93.3%
   Rural
6.7%
Administrative structure
   Administrative divisions 6 Settlements, 1 Rural okrugs
   Inhabited localities [3] 1 Cities/towns, 6 Urban-type settlements [6] , 2 Rural localities
Municipal structure
   Municipally incorporated asNeryungrinsky Municipal District [7]
   Municipal divisions [8] 6 Urban settlements, 1 Rural settlements
Time zone UTC+9 (MSK+6   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg [9] )
OKTMO ID98660000
Website http://www.neruadmin.ru/

Neryungrinsky District (Russian : Нерюнгри́нский улу́с; Yakut : Нүөрүҥгүрү улууһа, Nüörüñgürü uluuha, IPA:  [nyøɾyŋgyɾy uluːha] ) is an administrative [1] and municipal [7] district (raion, or ulus), one of the thirty-four in the Sakha Republic, Russia. It is the southernmost district of Sakha and borders Aldansky District in the north, Olyokminsky District in the west and northwest, Amur Oblast and a small area of Zabaykalsky Krai in the south, and Khabarovsk Krai in the east. The area of the district is 98,900 square kilometers (38,200 sq mi). [3] Its administrative center is the town of Neryungri. [3] Population (excluding the administrative center): 21,019(2010 Census). [4]

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Geography

The landscape of the district is mostly mountainous. The main river in the district is the Aldan with its tributaries the Timpton and the Chulman. The largest lake is Lake Bolshoye Toko.

Climate

Average January temperature ranges from −30 °C (−22 °F) to −34 °C (−29 °F) and average July temperature ranges from +12 °C (54 °F) to +14 °C (57 °F). [2] Annual precipitation is 400–500 millimeters (16–20 in). [2]

History

The district was established on November 6, 1975. [2]

Demographics

As of the 1989 Census, the ethnic composition was as follows: [2]

Economy

There are deposits of gold, coal, iron ore, molybdenum, and construction materials in the district.

Administrative divisions

The district includes seven municipal divisions, covering a total of nine inhabited locations.

Municipal composition
Towns / CitiesPopulationMaleFemaleInhabited localities in jurisdiction
Neryungri Urban Okrug
(Нерюнгри)
61,74729,674 (48.1%)32,073 (51.9%)
Urban settlementsPopulationMaleFemaleInhabited localities in jurisdiction
Berkakit Urban Okrug
(Беркакит)
4,2912,036 (47.4%)2.255 (52.6%)
Zolotinka Urban Okrug
(Золотинка)
620304 (49.0%)316 (51.0%)
Serebryany Bor Urban Okrug
(Серебряный Бор)
4,1632,034 (48.9%)2,129 (51.1%)
Khani Urban Okrug
(Хани)
764407 (53.3%)357 (46.7%)
  • Urban-type settlement of Khani
Chulman Urban Okrug
(Чульман)
10,0774,722 (46.9%)5,355 (53.2%)
Rural settlementsPopulationMaleFemaleRural localities in jurisdiction*
Iyengirinsky Nasleg
(Иенгринский)
1,104516 (46.7%)588 (53.3%)

Divisional source: [10]
Population source: [4]
*Administrative centers are shown in bold

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References

Notes

  1. 1 2 Constitution of the Sakha Republic
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 Center of the Socioeconomic and Political Monitoring. NeryungrinskyDistrict (in Russian)
  3. 1 2 3 4 5 Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
  4. 1 2 3 Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года [2010 All-Russia Population Census] (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service.
  5. "26. Численность постоянного населения Российской Федерации по муниципальным образованиям на 1 января 2018 года". Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 23, 2019.
  6. The count of urban-type settlements may include the work settlements, the resort settlements, the suburban (dacha) settlements, as well as urban-type settlements proper.
  7. 1 2 Law #172-Z #351-III
  8. Law #173-Z #354-III
  9. "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Russian). June 3, 2011. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  10. Neryungrinsky Ulus (Raion) Official website of the Sakha Republic

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