Buston, Tajikistan

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Town and Jamoat
Buston is located in Tajikistan
Location in Tajikistan
Coordinates: 40°31′18″N 69°19′51″E / 40.52167°N 69.33083°E / 40.52167; 69.33083Coordinates: 40°31′18″N 69°19′51″E / 40.52167°N 69.33083°E / 40.52167; 69.33083
Country Flag of Tajikistan.svg Tajikistan
Province Sughd
District Mastchoh
Population (1 January 2008)[1]
 • Total 11,600

Buston (Tajik: Бӯстон; Persian: بوستان‎‎) is a town and jamoat (municipality) in northern Tajikistan. It is the administrative capital of Mastchoh district in Sughd Province[2] with population of 11,600 (1 January 2008 est.).[1] Farmland, mountain ranges and steep valleys and gorges surround Buston.


  1. ^ a b Population of the Republic of Tajikistan as of 1 January 2008, State Committee of Statistics, Dushanbe, 2008 (Russian)
  2. ^ Republic of Tajikistan, map showing administrative division as of January 1, 2007, "Map Factory" Cartographic Press, Dushanbe

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