Maskowski District

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Maskoŭski (Маскоўскі)
District of Minsk
Independence Square
Independence Square

Coat of arms
Location of Maskoŭski (Маскоўскі)
Country Belarus Belarus
Voblast Flag of Minsk Voblast.svg Minsk
Municipality Coat of Arms of Minsk, Belarus.png Minsk
Government
 • Local governor Dukor Evgeny Michailovich
Area
 • Total 30 km2 (10 sq mi)
Population (2009) 270,240
 • Density 9,008/km2 (23,330/sq mi)
District number 8
Website Official website

Maskoŭski District (Belarusian: Маскоўскі, Russian: Московский) is an adiministrative subdivision of the city of Minsk, Belarus. It was named after the city of Moscow.[1]

Geography[edit]

The district is situated in central and south-western area of the city and borders with Frunzienski, Centraĺny, Lieninski and Kastryčnicki districts.

Transport[edit]

Maskoŭski is served by the subway and tram networks. It is also crossed by the beltway "MKAD".

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Russian) Moskovsky Raion, Minsk administration website

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 53°57′04″N 27°30′37″E / 53.9510°N 27.5102°E / 53.9510; 27.5102