Zolotinka

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Zolotinka

Золотинка
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  YakutЗолотинка
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Zolotinka
Zolotinka (Sakha Republic)
Coordinates: 56°31′N124°51′E / 56.517°N 124.850°E / 56.517; 124.850 Coordinates: 56°31′N124°51′E / 56.517°N 124.850°E / 56.517; 124.850
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic [2]
Administrative district Neryungrinsky District [2]
SettlementSettlement of Zolotinka [2]
Foundedmid-1970s
Urban-type settlement status since1977 [2]
Population
  Total552
  Estimate 
(2018) [4]
588 (+6.5%)
   Capital ofSettlement of Zolotinka [2]
   Municipal district Neryungrinsky Municipal District [5]
  Urban settlement Zolotinka Urban Settlement [5]
   Capital ofZolotinka Urban Settlement [5]
Time zone UTC+9 (MSK+6   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg [6] )
Postal code(s) [7]
678997
OKTMO ID98660154051
Zolotinka population
2010 Census 552 [3]
2002 Census 566 [8]
1989 Census 1,065 [9]
1979 Census 5,377 [10]

Zolotinka (Russian : Золотинка; Yakut : Золотинка) is an urban locality (an urban-type settlement) in Neryungrinsky District of the Sakha Republic, Russia, located 73 kilometers (45 mi) from Neryungri, the administrative center of the district, [2] in the southern reaches of the Aldan Highlands, on the Kholodnikan River, close to where it flows into the Iyengra, a tributary of the Timpton. As of the 2010 Census, its population was 552. [3]

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Etymology

The name "Zolotinka", which literally means a gold flake in Russian, refers to the gold reserves found in the area.

History

Zolotinka was founded in the mid-1970s in conjunction with the construction of the railway linking the Baikal–Amur Mainline to the town of Neryungri.[ citation needed ] Urban-type settlement status was granted to it in 1977. [2] With the completion of the railway, and gold mining activities not as successful as it had been hoped, the majority of inhabitants left during the 1980s.

Administrative and municipal status

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

Transportation

Zolotinka has a railway station on the Amur–Yakutsk Mainline.

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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, Zolotinka is the administrative center of the Settlement of Zolotinka.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
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  5. 1 2 3 4 Law #173-Z 353-III
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