|• Total||1,768 sq mi (4,578 km2)|
|• Density||64/sq mi (25/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC+5 (GMT +5)|
Aksy is a raion (district) of Jalal-Abad Region in western Kyrgyzstan. The capital lies at Kerben. Its area is 4,578 square kilometres (1,768 sq mi), and its resident population was 113,010 in 2009.
Aksy District was established on 29 October 1935 as Jangy-Jol District. In 1962, Ala-Buka District was merged in Jangy-Jol District. In 1969, part of the aiyl okmotu (rural communities) were re-subordinated to newly established Ala-Buka District. On March 6, 1992 Jangy-Jol District was renamed into Aksy District.
In total, Aksy District include 1 town and 68 villages in 11 rural communities (aiyl okmotus). Each rural community can consist of one or several villages. The rural communities and settlements in the Aksy District are:
- The town of Kerben (including 6 villages: Kurulush, Kuluk-Dobo, Ak-Dobo, Jetigen, Mamay and Ustukan)
- Ak-Jol aiyl okmotu (9: center - village: Ak-Jol; and also villages Jolborstu, Kara-Tyt, Kechuu, Raykomol, Tegene, Kyzyl-Beyit, Kürp and Razan-Say)
- Avletim aiyl okmotu (9: center - village: Avletim; and also villages Baykashka-Terek, Deres-Say, Jangaktuu-Bulak, It-Agar, Korgon, Mukur, Tegermen-Say and Tovar-Say)
- Jany-Jol aiyl okmotu (4: center - village: Jangy-Jol (i.e. nowadays Malkaldy village); and also villages Koy-Tash, Tashtak and Ters)
- Ak-Suu aiyl okmotu (3: center - village: Ak-Suu; and also villages Ak-Say and Korgon-Döbö)
- Kara-Jygach aiyl okmotu (6: center - village: Kara-Jygach; and also villages Dardak-Debe, Kara-Oy, Syny, Torkamysh and Charba)
- Kashka-Suu aiyl okmotu (4: center - village: Kashka-Suu; and also villages Jany-Aiyl, Kara-Döbö and Sogot)
- Mavlyanov aiyl okmotu (7: center - village: Atana; and also villages Munduz, Sary-Kashka, Semet, Toruk, Uluk and Chie)
- Kyzyl-Tuu aiyl okmotu (4: center - village: Kyzyl-Tuu; and also villages Arkit, Jylgyn and Jol-Say)
- Kara-Suu aiyl okmotu (9: center - village: Top-Jangak; and also villages Juzumjan, Kara-Suu, Kezart, Kyzyl-Kel, Say-Bulun, Turdyuk, Chaldybar and Chat)
- Jerge-Tal aiyl okmotu (3: center - village: Jerge-Tal; and also villages Bospiek and Kyzyl-Kapchygay)
- Nazaraliev aiyl okmotu (4: center - village: Kyzyl-Jar; and also villages Jyl-Kol, Kum and Naryn)
Prominent people from the Aksy district
In the 19th century: prominent statesman Nuzup Mingbashy (Yusuf Mingbashi) of the Kokand khanate, poet Jengijok, etc.
In the 20th century: a poet Temirkul Umetaliev, a writer Tologon Kasymbekov, etc.
At the end of the 20th century - beginning of the 21st century: politicians Topchubek Turgunaliev, Azimbek Beknazarov, a historian Tashmanbet Kenensariev, a journalist Uran Toktonazarovich Botobekov, etc.
- Enrin.grida.no Archived 2009-08-02 at the Wayback Machine.
- "2009 population census of the Kyrgyz Republic: Jalal-Abad Region" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 10 August 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-10.
- "List of rural communities of Kyrgyzstan". Archived from the original on 2010-02-09. Retrieved 2010-04-14.
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