Saky Raion

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Saky Raion
Сакський район
Flag of Saky Raion
Official seal of Saky Raion
Raion location within Crimea
Raion location within Crimea
Country Disputed:
Republic Crimea
Capital Saky
 • Total 2,257 km2 (871 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 76,489
 • Density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Time zone MSK (UTC+3)
Dialing code +380-6563

Saky Raion (Ukrainian: Сакський район, Russian: Сакский район, Crimean Tatar: Saq rayonı) is one of the 25 regions of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, a territory recognized by a majority of countries as part of Ukraine and incorporated by Russia as the Republic of Crimea. Its administrative center is the city of Saky, which is not a part of the district. Population: 76,489 (2014 Census).[1]

The district includes the urban-type settlement of Novofedorivka, a major military air base of the Ukrainian Navy.[2]


  1. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2014). "Таблица 1.3. Численность населения Крымского федерального округа, городских округов, муниципальных районов, городских и сельских поселений" [Table 1.3. Population of Crimean Federal District, Its Urban Okrugs, Municipal Districts, Urban and Rural Settlements]. Федеральное статистическое наблюдение «Перепись населения в Крымском федеральном округе». ("Population Census in Crimean Federal District" Federal Statistical Examination) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ The Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

External links[edit]

Media related to Category:Saky at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 45°08′01″N 33°34′38″E / 45.1336°N 33.5772°E / 45.1336; 33.5772