Zolsky District

Zolsky District (Russian: Зо́льский райо́н; Kabardian: Дзэлыкъуэ къедзыгъуэ; Karachay-Balkar: Зольск район) is an administrative[1] and a municipal[5] district (raion), one of the ten in the Kabardino-Balkar Republic, Russia. It is located in the western and northwestern parts of the republic. The area of the district is 2,124 square kilometers (820 sq mi).[citation needed] Its administrative center is the rural locality[2] (a settlement) of Zalukokoazhe.[1] As of the 2010 Census, the total population of the district was 48,939, with the population of Zalukokoazhe accounting for 20.1% of that number.[3]

Zolsky District
Зольский район
Other transcription(s)
 • KabardianДзэлыкъуэ къедзыгъуэ
 • Karachay-BalkarЗольск район
Lake Tambukan is partially located in Zolsky District
Lake Tambukan is partially located in Zolsky District
Flag of Zolsky District
Coat of arms of Zolsky District
Location of Zolsky District in the Kabardino-Balkar Republic
Coordinates: 43°54′N 43°13′E / 43.900°N 43.217°E / 43.900; 43.217Coordinates: 43°54′N 43°13′E / 43.900°N 43.217°E / 43.900; 43.217
CountryRussia
Federal subjectKabardino-Balkar Republic[1]
Established1937Edit this on Wikidata
Administrative centerZalukokoazhe[1]
Area
 • Total2,124 km2 (820 sq mi)
Population
 • Total48,939
 • Estimate 
(2018)[4]
49,603 (+1.4%)
 • Density23/km2 (60/sq mi)
 • Urban
20.1%[2]
 • Rural
79.9%
Administrative structure
 • Inhabited localities[1]19 Rural localities
Municipal structure
 • Municipally incorporated asZolsky Municipal District[5]
 • Municipal divisions[5]1 Urban settlements, 15 Rural settlements
Time zoneUTC+3 (MSK Edit this on Wikidata[6])
OKTMO ID83615000
Websitehttps://web.archive.org/web/20100614194352/http://zo.adm-kbr.ru:80/
Population of Zolsky District
2010 Census48,939[3]
2002 Census50,634[7]
1989 Census38,785[8]
1979 Census36,571[9]

Administrative and municipal statusEdit

Within the framework of administrative divisions, Zolsky District is one of the ten in the Kabardino-Balkar Republic and has administrative jurisdiction over all of its nineteen rural localities.[1][2] As a municipal division, the district is incorporated as Zolsky Municipal District.[5] Its rural localities are incorporated into fifteen rural settlements within the municipal district, except for the settlement of Zalukokoazhe, which is incorporated as Zalukokoazhe Urban Settlement.[5] The settlement of Zalukokoazhe serves as the administrative center of both the administrative[1] and municipal[5] districts.

ReferencesEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Law #12-RZ
  2. ^ a b c The settlement of Zalukokoazhe is listed as an urban-type settlement in the 2010 Census results. However, according to Law #12-RZ, only towns are considered to be urban localities in the Kabardino-Balkar Republic.
  3. ^ a b c 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.
  4. ^ "26. Численность постоянного населения Российской Федерации по муниципальным образованиям на 1 января 2018 года". Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 23, 2019.
  5. ^ a b c d e f Law #13-RZ
  6. ^ "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Russian). June 3, 2011. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  7. ^ 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).
  8. ^ 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.
  9. ^ Всесоюзная перепись населения 1979 г. Национальный состав населения по регионам России [All Union Population Census of 1979. Ethnic composition of the population by regions of Russia] (XLS). Всесоюзная перепись населения 1979 года [All-Union Population Census of 1979] (in Russian). 1979 – via Demoscope Weekly (website of the Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics.

SourcesEdit

  • Парламент Кабардино-Балкарской Республики. Закон №12-РЗ от 27 февраля 2005 г. «Об административно-территориальном устройстве Кабардино-Балкарской Республики», в ред. Закона №20-РЗ от 23 апреля 2014 г. «О внесении изменений в отдельные республиканские Законы». Вступил в силу на следующий день после опубликования. Опубликован: "Кабардино-Балкарская правда", б/н, 1 марта 2005 г. (Parliament of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic. Law #12-RZ of February 27, 2005 On the Administrative-Territorial Structure of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic, as amended by the Law #20-RZ of April 23, 2014 On Amending Various Republican Laws. Effective as of the day following the publication date.).
  • Парламент Кабардино-Балкарской Республики. Закон №13-РЗ от 27 февраля 2005 г. «Об статусе и границах муниципальных образований в Кабардино-Балкарской Республики», в ред. Закона №20-РЗ от 23 апреля 2014 г. «О внесении изменений в отдельные республиканские Законы». Вступил в силу на следующий день после официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Кабардино-Балкарская правда", б/н, 1 марта 2005 г. (Parliament of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic. Law #13-RZ of February 27, 2005 On the Status and the Borders of the Municipal Formations in the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic, as amended by the Law #20-RZ of April 23, 2014 On Amending Various Republican Laws. Effective as of the day following the official publication date.).