Kyzyl-Kiya

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Kyzyl-Kiya
Кызылкыя
Kyzyl-Kiya is located in Kyrgyzstan
Kyzyl-Kiya
Kyzyl-Kiya
Location in Kyrgyzstan
Coordinates: 40°16′N 72°3′E / 40.267°N 72.050°E / 40.267; 72.050Coordinates: 40°16′N 72°3′E / 40.267°N 72.050°E / 40.267; 72.050
Country Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan
Province Batken Province
Founded 1898
City status 1938
Government
 • Mayor Matraimov Chubak
Area
 • Total 53 km2 (20 sq mi)
Elevation 1,058 m (3,471 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 31,727
 • Density 600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Postal code 715200
Area code(s) +996 3657
Website www.kyzyl-kiya.com

Kyzyl-Kiya (Kyrgyz: Кызылкыя, Russian: Кызыл-Кия) is a city in the Batken Oblast, in southwestern Kyrgyzstan. It is situated on the southern edge of the Fergana Valley, 32 km southeast of Fergana, and 65 km southwest of Osh. The town is one of the oldest centers of the coal mining industry in Kyrgyzstan.

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