Bayangol, Ulaanbaatar

Bayangol (Mongolian: Баянгол. rich river) is one of nine Düüregs (districts) of the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar. It is divided into 23 Khoroos (subdistricts). It was previously called October District (Октябрийн райо) before 1992.

Bayangol District
Баянгол дүүрэг
ᠪᠠᠶᠠᠨᠭᠣᠣᠯᠲᠡᠭᠦᠷᠭᠡ
Bayangol district
Bayangol district
Coordinates: 47°55′N 106°55′E / 47.917°N 106.917°E / 47.917; 106.917Coordinates: 47°55′N 106°55′E / 47.917°N 106.917°E / 47.917; 106.917
CountryMongolia
MunicipalityUlaanbaatar
Oktyabri1965
Bayangol1992
Government
Area
 • Total29.5 km2 (11.4 sq mi)
Population
 • Total192,614
 • Density6,596/km2 (17,080/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (UTC + 8)
Websitewww.bgd.mn

Bayangol has a population of 192,600.[1]

It is the headquarters of Mongolian National Bandy Federation.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://bgd.mn/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=13&Itemid=27[permanent dead link] Retrieved on 2014-04-29
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-10-16. Retrieved 2014-02-27.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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