Suntarsky District

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Suntarsky District

Сунтарский улус
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  SakhaСунтаар улууhа
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Selo of Toybokhoy, Suntarsky District
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Location of Suntarsky District in the Sakha Republic
Coordinates: 62°8′N117°43′E / 62.133°N 117.717°E / 62.133; 117.717
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic [1]
EstablishedJanuary 9, 1930 [2]
Administrative center Suntar [3]
Area
[3]
  Total57,800 km2 (22,300 sq mi)
Population
  Total25,140
  Estimate 
(2018) [5]
23,609 (-6.1%)
  Density0.43/km2 (1.1/sq mi)
   Urban
0%
   Rural
100%
Administrative structure
   Administrative divisions 26 rural okrug
   Inhabited localities [3] 39 Rural localities
Municipal structure
   Municipally incorporated asSuntarsky Municipal District [6]
   Municipal divisions [7] 0 Urban settlements, 26 Rural settlements
Time zone UTC+9 (MSK+6   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg [8] )
OKTMO ID98648000
Website https://mr-suntarskij.sakha.gov.ru/

Suntarsky District (Russian : Сунта́рский улу́с; Yakut : Сунтаар улууһа, Suntaar uluuha, IPA:  [suntaːɾ 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 western central part of the republic and borders with Nyurbinsky District in the north and northeast, Verkhnevilyuysky District in the east, Olyokminsky District in the southeast, Lensky District in the southwest, and with Mirninsky District in the west. The area of the district is 57,800 square kilometers (22,300 sq mi). [3] Its administrative center is the rural locality (a selo ) of Suntar. [3] Population: 25,140(2010 Census); [4] 25,485 (2002 Census); [9] 26,035(1989 Census). [10] The population of Suntar accounts for 39.9% of the district's total population. [4]

Contents

Geography

The main river in the district is the Vilyuy.

Climate

Average January temperature ranges from −34 to −50 °C (−29 to −58 °F) and average July temperature ranges from +17 to +18 °C (63 to 64 °F). [2] Annual precipitation is about 250–300 millimeters (9.8–11.8 in). [2]

History

The district was established on January 9, 1930. [2]

Demographics

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

Economy

The economy of the district is mostly based on agriculture. [2] There are deposits of gold, brown coal, gypsum, anhydrite, construction materials, and others minerals.

Transportation

The Vilyuy Highway runs through the district, connecting it with Yakutsk, Vilyuysk, and Mirny. There is an airport in Suntar.

Inhabited localities

Municipal composition
Rural settlementsPopulationMaleFemaleRural localities in jurisdiction*
Allaginsky Nasleg
(Аллагинский)
447224 (50.1%)223 (49.9%)
Arylakhsky Nasleg
(Арылахский)
667319 (47.8%)348 (52.2%)
Bordonsky Nasleg
(Бордонский)
904461 (51.0%)443 (49.0%)
Vilyuchansky Nasleg
(Вилючанский)
672327 (48.7%)345 (51.3%)
Zharkhansky Nasleg
(Жарханский)
513253 (49.3%)260 (50.7%)
Ilimnirsky Nasleg
(Илимнирский)
250140 (56.0%)110 (44.0%)
Kempendyaysky Nasleg
(Кемпендяйский)
448204 (45.5%)244 (54.5%)
Krestyakhsky Nasleg
(Крестяхский)
882453 (51.4%)429 (48.6%)
Kuokuninsky Nasleg
(Куокунинский)
591310 (52.5%)281 (47.5%)
Kutaninsky Nasleg
(Кутанинский)
1,013498 (49.2%)515 (50.8%)
Kyukyaisky Nasleg
(Кюкяйский)
394206 (52.3%)188 (47.7%)
Kyundyayinsky Nasleg
(Кюндяйинский)
832416 (50.0%)416 (50.0%)
Mar-Kyuyolsky Nasleg
(Мар-Кюёльский)
506249 (49.2%)257 (50.8%)
Nakharinsky Nasleg
(Нахаринский)
11362 (54.9%)51 (45.1%)
Suntarsky Nasleg
(Сунтарский)
10,0344,661 (46.5%)5,373 (53.5%)
  • selo of Suntar (Administrative centre of the district)
Tenkinsky Nasleg
(Тенкинский)
9350 (53.8%)43 (46.2%)
Toybokhoysky Nasleg
(Тойбохойский)
1,600769 (48.1%)831 (51.9%)
Tolonsky Nasleg
(Толонский)
12767 (52.8%)60 (47.2%)
Tuoydakhsky Nasleg
(Туойдахский)
15792 (58.6%)65 (41.4%)
Tyubyaysky Nasleg
(Тюбяйский)
305154 (50.5%)151 (49.5%)
Tyubyay-Zharkhansky Nasleg
(Тюбяй-Жарханский)
664330 (49.7%)334 (50.3%)
Ustinsky Nasleg
(Устьинский)
337163 (48.4%)174 (51.6%)
Khadansky Nasleg
(Хаданский)
436232 (53.2%)204 (46.8%)
Khorinsky Nasleg
(Хоринский)
272133 (48.6%)139 (51.1%)
Sheinsky Nasleg
(Шеинский)
851422 (49.6%)429 (50.4%)
Elgyaysky Nasleg
(Эльгяйский)
2,032974 (47.9%)1,058 (52.7%)

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

See also

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References

Notes

  1. 1 2 Constitution of the Sakha Republic
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 Center of the Socioeconomic and Political Monitoring. Suntarsky District (in Russian)
  3. 1 2 3 4 5 Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
  4. 1 2 3 4 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. Suntarsky Ulus (Raion) Official website of the Sakha Republic

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Coordinates: 62°09′27″N117°38′39″E / 62.15750°N 117.64417°E / 62.15750; 117.64417