Nyurbinsky District

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Nyurbinsky District

Нюрбинский улус
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  YakutНьурба улууhа
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Processing plant at Nakyn ore field, Nyurbinsky District
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Coat of arms
Location of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic
Coordinates: 63°28′0.1″N118°19′0.1″E / 63.466694°N 118.316694°E / 63.466694; 118.316694
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic [1]
EstablishedJanuary 9, 1930 [2]
Administrative center Nyurba [3]
Area
[3]
  Total52,400 km2 (20,200 sq mi)
Population
  Total15,101
  Estimate 
(2018) [5]
23,960 (+58.7%)
  Density0.29/km2 (0.75/sq mi)
   Urban
0%
   Rural
100%
Administrative structure
   Administrative divisions 18 rural okrug
   Inhabited localities [3] 1 Cities/towns, 23 Rural localities
Municipal structure
   Municipally incorporated asNyurbinsky Municipal District [6]
   Municipal divisions [7] 1 Urban settlements, 18 Rural settlements
Time zone UTC+9 (MSK+6   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg [8] )
OKTMO ID98626000
Website http://old.sakha.gov.ru/nyurbinsky

Nyurbinsky District (Russian : Нюрби́нский улу́с; Yakut : Ньурба улууһаIPA:  [ɲuɾˈba uluːha] ) is an administrative [1] and municipal [6] district (raion, or ulus), one of the thirty-four in the Sakha Republic, Russia. It is located in the central western part of the republic and borders with Olenyoksky District in the north, Verkhnevilyuysky District in the east, Suntarsky District in the south and southwest, and with Mirninsky District in the northwest. The area of the district is 52,400 square kilometers (20,200 sq mi). [3] Its administrative center is the town of Nyurba. [3] Population (excluding the administrative center): 15,101(2010 Census); [4] 15,549 (2002 Census); [9] 28,672(1989 Census). [10]

Contents

Geography

The district stretches for 275 kilometers (171 mi) from north to south and for 187 kilometers (116 mi) from east to west. The main rivers in the district are the Vilyuy and its tributaries the Markha and the Tyukyan.

Climate

Average January temperature ranges from −36 to −40 °C (−33 to −40 °F) and average July temperature ranges from +16 to +17 °C (61 to 63 °F). [2] Annual precipitation is about 200–250 millimeters (7.9–9.8 in). [2]

History

The district was established on January 9, 1930. [2] Until February 1992, it was called Leninsky District (Ленинский район). [2]

Demographics

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

Average age of the population is 29. [2]

Economy

The economy of the district is mostly based on mining, food industry, forestry, light industry, and agriculture. Major natural resources include diamonds, gold, and brown coal. Diamond mining is mostly carried out by ALROSA company.

Transportation

The Vilyuy Highway runs through the district, connecting the town of Nyurba with Yakutsk, Vilyuysk, and Mirny.

Inhabited localities

Municipal composition
Towns / CitiesPopulationMaleFemaleInhabited localities in jurisdiction
Nyurba Urban Settlement
(Нюрба)
10,1574,710 (46.4%)5,447 (53.6%)
Rural settlementsPopulationMaleFemaleRural localities in jurisdiction*
Akaninsky Nasleg
(Аканинский)
538265 (49.3%)273 (50.7%)
Bordonsky Nasleg
(Бордонский)
1,918955 (49.8%)963 (50.2%)
Dikimdinsky Nasleg
(Дикимдинский)
328171 (52.1%)157 (47.9%)
Yedeysky Nasleg
(Едейский)
190107 (56.3%)83 (43.7%)
Zharkhansky Nasleg
(Жарханский)
408219 (53.7%)189 (46.3%)
Kangalassky Nasleg
(Кангаласский)
608289 (47.5%)319 (52.5%)
Kyundyadinsky Nasleg
(Кюндядинский)
1,011486 (48.1%)525 (51.9%)
Malzhagarsky Nasleg
(Мальжагарский)
550282 (51.3%)268 (48.7%)
Markhinsky Nasleg
(Мархинский)
563272 (48.3%)291 (51.7%)
Megezheksky Nasleg
(Мегежекский)
559275 (49.2%)284 (50.8%)
Nyurbachansky Nasleg
(Нюрбачанский)
630316 (50.2%)314 (49.8%)
Oktyabrsky Nasleg
(Октябрьский)
2,7701,331 (48.1%)1,439 (51.9%)
Syulinsky Nasleg
(Сюлинский)
526255 (48.5%)271 (51.5%)
Tarkayinsky Nasleg
(Таркайинский)
1,061527 (49.7%)534 (50.3%)
Tyumyuksky Nasleg
(Тюмюкский)
1,034504 (48.7%)530 (51.3%)
Khorulinsky Nasleg
(Хорулинский)
786413 (52.5%)373 (47.5%)
Chappandinsky Nasleg
(Чаппандинский)
880424 (48.2%)456 (57.8%)
Chukarsky Nasleg
(Чукарский)
741384 (51.8%)357 (48.2%)

Divisional source: [11]
Population source: [4]
*Administrative centers are shown in bold

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Ynakhsyt is a rural locality, the only inhabited locality, and the administrative center of Kangalassky Rural Okrug of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 62 kilometers (39 mi) from Nyurba, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2010 Census was 608, of whom 289 were male and 319 female, up from 606 as recorded during the 2002 Census.

Engolzha Selo in Sakha Republic, Russia

Engolzha is a rural locality, the only inhabited locality, and the administrative center of Markhinsky Rural Okrug of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 62 kilometers (39 mi) from Nyurba, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2010 Census was 563, of whom 272 were male and 291 female, up from 538 as recorded during the 2002 Census.

Khaty Selo in Sakha Republic, Russia

Khaty is a rural locality, the only inhabited locality, and the administrative center of Megezheksky Rural Okrug of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 124 kilometers (77 mi) from Nyurba, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2010 Census was 559, of whom 275 were male and 284 female, down from 661 as recorded during the 2002 Census.

Nyurbachan Selo in Sakha Republic, Russia

Nyurbachan is a rural locality, the only inhabited locality, and the administrative center of Nyurbachansky Rural Okrug of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 12 kilometers (7.5 mi) from Nyurba, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2010 Census was 630, down from 633 recorded during the 2002 Census.

Mar, Russia Selo in Sakha Republic, Russia

Mar is a rural locality, the only inhabited locality, and the administrative center of Tyumyuksky Rural Okrug of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 48 kilometers (30 mi) from Nyurba, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2010 Census was 1,061, of whom 504 were male and 530 female, down from 1,110 as recorded during the 2002 Census.

Sayylyk, Nyurbinsky District, Sakha Republic Selo in Sakha Republic, Russia

Sayylyk is a rural locality, the only inhabited locality, and the administrative center of Khorulinsky Rural Okrug of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 116 kilometers (72 mi) from Nyurba, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2010 Census was 786, down from 835 recorded during the 2002 Census.

Chukar (rural locality) Selo in Sakha Republic, Russia

Chukar is a rural locality, the only inhabited locality, and the administrative center of Chukarsky Rural Okrug of Nyurbinsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 80 kilometers (50 mi) from Nyurba, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2010 Census was 741, down from 819 as recorded during the 2002 Census.

References

Notes

  1. 1 2 Constitution of the Sakha Republic
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Center of the Socioeconomic and Political Monitoring. Nyurbinsky District Archived April 5, 2012, at WebCite (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. 1 2 Law #172-Z #351-III
  7. Law #173-Z #354-III
  8. "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Russian). June 3, 2011. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  9. Russian Federal State Statistics Service (May 21, 2004). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population of Russia, Its Federal Districts, Federal Subjects, Districts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Administrative Centers, and Rural Localities with Population of Over 3,000](XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [All-Russia Population Census of 2002] (in Russian).
  10. "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров" [All Union Population Census of 1989: Present Population of Union and Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts and Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Districts, Urban Settlements, and Villages Serving as District Administrative Centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [All-Union Population Census of 1989] (in Russian). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute of Demography at the National Research University: Higher School of Economics]. 1989 via Demoscope Weekly.
  11. Nyurbinsky Ulus (Raion) Official website of the Sakha Republic

Sources

Coordinates: 63°28′00″N118°19′00″E / 63.4667°N 118.3167°E / 63.4667; 118.3167