Chatkal District

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Kyrgyzstan Chatkal Raion.png
Country Kyrgyzstan
Region Jalal-Abad Region
 • Total 4,608 km2 (1,779 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 22,490
 • Density 4.9/km2 (13/sq mi)
Time zone GMT +5 (UTC+5)

Chatkal is a raion (district) of Jalal-Abad Region in western Kyrgyzstan. The capital lies at Kanysh-Kyya.[1] Its area is 4,608 square kilometres (1,779 sq mi), and its resident population was 22,490 in 2009.[2]

Urban-type settlements, rural communities and villages[edit]

In total, Chatkal District includes 4 rural communities (aiyl okmotus). Each rural community can consist of one or several villages. The rural communities and settlements in the Chatkal District are:[3][4]

  1. Kanysh-Kyya aiyl okmotu (center - village Kanysh-Kyya, and also villages Aygyr-Jar, Bashky-Terek, Korgon-Say, Kyzyl-Tokoy, Chakmak-Suu)
  2. Jangy-Bazar aiyl okmotu (center - village Jangy-Bazar, and also villages Ak-Tash, Kurulush)
  3. Sumsar rural community (Sumsar)
  4. Terek-Say rural community (Terek-Say)


Coordinates: 41°45′N 71°04′E / 41.750°N 71.067°E / 41.750; 71.067