Kastrychnitski District

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Kastryčnicki (Кастрычніцкі)
District of Minsk
Coat of arms of Kastryčnicki (Кастрычніцкі)
Coat of arms
Location of Kastryčnicki (Кастрычніцкі)
Country Belarus Belarus
Voblast Flag of Minsk Voblast.svg Minsk
Municipality Coat of arms of Minsk.svg Minsk
Area
 • Total 19.27 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Population (2009) 155,061
District number 7
Website Official website

Kastryčnicki District (Belarusian: Кастрычніцкі раён, Russian: Октябрьский район) is an adiministrative subdivision of the city of Minsk, Belarus. It was named after the October Revolution.[1]

Geography[edit]

The district is situated in central and south-western area of the city and borders with Lieninski and Maskoŭski districts.

Transport[edit]

The main railway station of Minsk is located in Kastrychnitski. The district is also crossed by the subway and tram networks. It is also crossed by the beltway "MKAD".

References[edit]

  1. ^ (in Russian) Oktyabrsky Raion, Minsk administration website

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 53°51′00″N 27°32′00″E / 53.85°N 27.5333°E / 53.85; 27.5333