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Federal subject Ivanovo Oblast
Area 1,148 km²
Administrative center town of Zavolzhsk
Rural localities 163
Zavolzhsky District (Russian: Заво́лжский райо́н) is an administrative and municipal district (raion), one of the twenty-one in Ivanovo Oblast, Russia. It is located in the north of the oblast. The area of the district is 1,140 square kilometers (440 sq mi). Its administrative center is the town of Zavolzhsk. Population: 18,468 (2010 Census); 22,039 (2002 Census); 28,572 (1989 Census). The population of Zavolzhsk accounts for 65.2% of the district's total population.
Map of Zavolzhsky District, Ivanovo Oblast, Russia
Administrative and municipal status
The town of Zavolzhsk serves as the administrative center of the district. Prior to the adoption of the Law #145-OZ On the Administrative-Territorial Division of Ivanovo Oblast in December 2010, it was administratively incorporated separately from the district. Municipally, Zavolzhsk is incorporated within Zavolzhsky Municipal District as Zavolzhskoye Urban Settlement.