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Dzerzhinsky District, Krasnoyarsk Krai

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Coat of arms  Flag
Federal subject  Krasnoyarsk Krai
selsoviet  8
Area  3,610 km²
Country  Russia
Administrative center  selo of Dzerzhinskoye
Rural localities  34
Founded  7 December 1934
Dzerzhinsky District, Krasnoyarsk Krai

Dzerzhinsky District (Russian: Дзержи́нский райо́н) is an administrative and municipal district (raion), one of the forty-three in Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia. It is located in the southeast of the krai and borders with Taseyevsky District in the north, Abansky District in the east, Kansky District in the south, and with Sukhobuzimsky District in the west. The area of the district is 3,569 square kilometers (1,378 sq mi). Its administrative center is the rural locality (a selo) of Dzerzhinskoye. Population: 14,552 (2010 Census); 17,028 (2002 Census); 20,485 (1989 Census). The population of Dzerzhinskoye accounts for 50.7% of the district's total population.

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Map of Dzerzhinsky District, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia

Geography

The district is situated in the Kan River basin.

History

The district was founded on December 7, 1934.

Government

The Head of the District and the Chairman of the District Council is Dmitry N. Ashayev.

Transportation

The Trans-Siberian Railway runs through the district.

References

Dzerzhinsky District, Krasnoyarsk Krai Wikipedia


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