Kara-Kulja District

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Kara-Kulja
Кара-кулжа району
Raion
Kyrgyzstan Kara-Kulja Raion.png
Country Kyrgyzstan
Region Osh Region
Area
 • Total 5,813 km2 (2,244 sq mi)
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 87,691
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Time zone GMT +5 (UTC+5)

Kara-Kulja (Kyrgyz: Кара-кулжа району, Qara-qulca rayonu/Kara-kulja raýonu, قارا-قۇلجا رايونۇ) is a raion (district) of Osh Region in south-western Kyrgyzstan. Its area is 5,813 square kilometres (2,244 sq mi), and its resident population was 87,691 in 2009.[1] The capital lies at Kara-Kulja.[2]

Rural communities and villages[edit]

In total, Kara-Kulja District contains 49 villages in 12 rural communities (aiyl okmotus). The rural communities in Kara-Kulja District and villages are as follows:[3]

  1. Alaykuu aiyl okmotu (Kök-Art, Kan-Korgon, and Saytalaa)
  2. Kapchygay aiyl okmotu (Sary-Bee, Kara-Tash, Terek-Suu, and Nichke-Suu)
  3. Kengesh aiyl okmotu (Kengesh, Por)
  4. Karaguz aiyl okmotu (Jangy-Talaa, Altyn-Kürök, Jetim-Döbö, Kalmatay, Kara-Jygach, and Nasirdin)
  5. Kara-Kochkor aiyl okmotu (Kara-Kochkor, Ak-Kyya, and Sary-Bulak)
  6. Kara-Kulja aiyl okmotu (Kara-Kulja, Biy-Myrza (former Tel'man), Pervoye Maya and Sary-Kamysh)
  7. Kyzyl-Jar aiyl okmotu (Kyzyl-Jar, Kayyn-Talaa, Koo-Chaty, Terek, Chachyrkanak, and Kuyotash)
  8. Ylay-Talaa aiyl okmotu (Ylay-Talaa, Say, Sharkyratma, Jylkol, and Sary-Tash)
  9. Oytal aiyl okmotu (Oytal, Köndük)
  10. Sary-Bulak aiyl okmotu (Sary-Bulak, Kara-Bulak, Konokbay-Talaa, Kyzyl-Bulak, Sary-Küngöy, Tegerek-Saz, and Toguz-Bulak)
  11. Chalma aiyl okmotu (Tokbay Talaa, and Buyga)
  12. Kashka-Jol aiyl okmotu (Jangy-Talap, Jiyde, Oktyabr, Togotoy (former Kirov), and Yntymak)

References[edit]

Coordinates: 40°40′00″N 73°29′57″E / 40.6666°N 73.4992°E / 40.6666; 73.4992