Serebryany Bor, Sakha Republic

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Serebryany Bor

Серебряный Бор
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  YakutСеребряный Бор
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Serebryany Bor
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Serebryany Bor
Serebryany Bor (Sakha Republic)
Coordinates: 56°41′N124°51′E / 56.683°N 124.850°E / 56.683; 124.850 Coordinates: 56°41′N124°51′E / 56.683°N 124.850°E / 56.683; 124.850
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic [2]
Administrative district Neryungrinsky District [2]
SettlementSerebryany Bor [2]
Founded1978 OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
Urban-type settlement status since1978 [2]
Population
  Total4,163
  Estimate 
(2018) [4]
3,188 (-23.4%)
   Capital ofSettlement of Serebryany Bor [2]
   Municipal district Neryungrinsky Municipal District [5]
  Urban settlementSerebryany Bor Urban Settlement [5]
   Capital ofSerebryany Bor Urban Settlement [5]
Time zone UTC+9 (MSK+6   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg [6] )
Postal code(s) [7]
678995
OKTMO ID98660158051
Serebryany Bor population
2010 Census 4,163 [3]
2002 Census 4,447 [8]
1989 Census 11,310 [9]
1979 Census 4,038 [10]

Serebryany Bor (Russian : Сере́бряный Бор, lit. silver forest; Yakut : Серебряный Бор) is an urban locality (an urban-type settlement) in Neryungrinsky District of the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 6 kilometers (3.7 mi) from Neryungri, the administrative center of the district, [2] on the Amur–Yakutsk Mainline, in the Aldan Highlands. As of the 2010 Census, its population was 4,163. [3]

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History

It was founded due to the construction of the Neryungrinsky GRES coal-fired power plant. Urban-type settlement status was granted in 1978. [2]

Administrative and municipal status

Within the framework of administrative divisions, the urban-type settlement of Serebryany Bor [1] is incorporated within Neryungrinsky District as the Settlement of Serebryany Bor. [2] As a municipal division, the Settlement of Serebryany Bor is incorporated within Neryungrinsky Municipal District as Serebryany Bor Urban Settlement. [5]

Economy

Immediately to the east of the settlement, the Olongoro River (a tributary of the Aldan) is dammed to create a reservoir, providing water for the local thermal power plant. The plant is the principal employer of the local population.

Transportation

A spur from the Amur–Yakutsk Mainline railway brings coal from the open-cut mine north-west of Neryungri. The Lena Highway to Yakutsk also runs by.

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Notes

  1. 1 2 According to Article 7 of the Law #77-I, lower-level administrative divisions with the status of a settlement have their administrative centers in an inhabited locality with the status of an urban-type settlement. According to the Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic, Serebryany Bor is the administrative center of the Settlement of Serebryany Bor.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
  3. 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.
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  5. 1 2 3 4 Law #173-Z 353-III
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