Kokhma

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Kokhma (English)
Кохма (Russian)
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Map of Russia - Ivanovo Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location of Ivanovo Oblast in Russia
Kokhma is located in Ivanovo Oblast
Kokhma
Kokhma
Location of Kokhma in Ivanovo Oblast
Coordinates: 56°55′52″N 41°05′20″E / 56.93111°N 41.08889°E / 56.93111; 41.08889Coordinates: 56°55′52″N 41°05′20″E / 56.93111°N 41.08889°E / 56.93111; 41.08889
Coat of Arms of Kokhma (Ivanovo oblast).png
Coat of arms
Administrative status (as of October 2011)
Country Russia
Federal subject Ivanovo Oblast
Administratively subordinated to Town of Kokhma[citation needed]
Administrative center of Town of Kokhma 
Municipal status (as of January 2005)
Urban okrug Kokhma Urban Okrug[1]
Administrative center of Kokhma Urban Okrug[1]
Statistics
Area 12.6 km2 (4.9 sq mi)[citation needed]
Population (2010 Census) 29,411 inhabitants[2]
Density 2,334/km2 (6,050/sq mi)[3]
Time zone MSK (UTC+03:00)[4]
First mentioned 1619[citation needed]
Town status since 1925[citation needed]
Postal code(s)[5] 153510-153512
Dialing code(s) +7 4932[citation needed]
Official website
Kokhma on WikiCommons

Kokhma (Russian: Кохма) is a town in Ivanovo Oblast, Russia, located on the Uvod River (Klyazma's tributary) 6 kilometers (3.7 mi) southeast of Ivanovo. Population: 29,411 (2010 Census);[2] 28,761 (2002 Census);[6] 26,962 (1989 Census).[7]

History[edit]

It was first mentioned in 1619 as the village of Rozhdestvenskoye-Kokhma (Рожде́ственское-Кохма).[citation needed] Town status was granted to it in 1925.[citation needed]

Administrative and municipal status[edit]

Within the framework of administrative divisions, it is incorporated as the Town of Kokhma—an administrative unit with the status equal to that of the districts.[citation needed] As a municipal division, the Town of Kokhma is incorporated as Kokhma Urban Okrug.[1]

Economy[edit]

  • Cotton mill
  • Flax-spinning and weaving mill
  • Strommashina machine-building factory[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Law #124-OZ
  2. ^ a b 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. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  3. ^ The value of density was calculated automatically by dividing the 2010 Census population by the area specified in the infobox. Please note that this value may not be accurate as the area specified in the infobox does not necessarily correspond to the area of the entity proper or is reported for the same year as the population.
  4. ^ Правительство Российской Федерации. Федеральный закон №107-ФЗ от 3 июня 2011 г. «Об исчислении времени», в ред. Федерального закона №248-ФЗ от 21 июля 2014 г. «О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "Об исчислении времени"». Вступил в силу по истечении шестидесяти дней после дня официального опубликования (6 августа 2011 г.). Опубликован: "Российская газета", №120, 6 июня 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Federal Law #107-FZ of June 31, 2011 On Calculating Time, as amended by the Federal Law #248-FZ of July 21, 2014 On Amending Federal Law "On Calculating Time". Effective as of after sixty days following the day of the official publication.).
  5. ^ Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Russian Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (Russian)
  6. ^ 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). Retrieved August 9, 2014. 
  7. ^ Demoscope Weekly (1989). "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]. Retrieved August 9, 2014. 
  8. ^ Strommashina

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