Western Administrative Okrug

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Western Administrative Okrug
Западный административный округ
Administrative okrug
Flag of Western Administrative Okrug
Flag
Coat of arms of Western Administrative Okrug
Coat of arms
Western Administrative Okrug in Moscow
Western Administrative Okrug in Moscow
Coordinates: 55°43′N 37°29′E / 55.717°N 37.483°E / 55.717; 37.483Coordinates: 55°43′N 37°29′E / 55.717°N 37.483°E / 55.717; 37.483
Country Russia
Federal city Moscow
Districts[2] 13[1]
Government
 • Prefect[citation needed] Alexey Alexandrov[citation needed]
Area[citation needed]
 • Total 153.0 km2 (59.1 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census)[3]
 • Total 1,285,914
Website http://zao.mos.ru

Western Administrative Okrug (Russian: За́падный администрати́вный о́круг, Zapadny administrativny okrug), or Zapadny Administrative Okrug, is one of the twelve high-level territorial divisions (administrative okrugs) of the federal city of Moscow, Russia.[2] As of the 2010 Census, its population was 1,285,914,[3] up from 1,049,104 recorded during the 2002 Census.[1]

Territorial divisions[edit]

The administrative okrug comprises the following thirteen districts:[1]

Economy[edit]

The head office of AirBridgeCargo Airlines and offices of Intel are located in the Krylatsky Hills Business Park in Krylatskoye District of the administrative okrug. Red Wings Airlines has its head office in Vnukovo District.

Education[edit]

The German School Moscow is located in Troparyovo-Nikulino District of the administrative okrug.

Sister cities[edit]

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Sources[edit]

  • Московская городская Дума. Закон №13-47 от 5 июля 1995 г. «О территориальном делении города Москвы», в ред. Закона №38 от 26 июня 2013 г. «О внесении изменений в статью 4 Закона города Москвы от 5 июля 1995 г. №13-47 "О территориальном делении города Москвы" и Закон города Москвы от 15 октября 2003 года №59 "О наименованиях и границах внутригородских муниципальных образований в городе Москве"». Вступил в силу с момента опубликования. Опубликован: "Вестник Мэрии Москвы", №14, июль 1995. (Moscow City Duma. Law #13-47 of July 5, 1995 On the Territorial Division of the City of Moscow, as amended by the Law #38 of June 26, 2013 On Amending Article 4 of the Law of the City of Moscow of July 5, 1995 #13-47 "On the Territorial Division of the City of Moscow" and the Law of the City of Moscow of October 15, 2003 #59 "On the Names and Borders of the Internal Municipal Formations in the City of Moscow". Effective as of the moment of publication.).