Smalyavichy District

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Smalyavichy Raion
Смалявіцкі раён (be)
Смолевичский район (ru)
Location of Smalyavichi Raion within Minsk Region
Location of Smalyavichi Raion within Minsk Region
Coordinates: 54°01′22″N 28°04′19″E / 54.02278°N 28.07194°E / 54.02278; 28.07194Coordinates: 54°01′22″N 28°04′19″E / 54.02278°N 28.07194°E / 54.02278; 28.07194
Country  Belarus
Voblast Minsk
Seat Smalyavichy
Government
 • Ispolkom ?
Area
 • Total 1,400 km2 (500 sq mi)
Population (Not including Zhodzina)
 • Total 46,500
Website Official website

Smalyavichy District (Belarusian: Смалявіцкі раён; Russian: Смолевичский район, Smolevichi Raion), is a second-level administrative subdivision (raion) of Belarus in Minsk Voblast. Its seat is the town of Smalyavichy[1] but the most populated one is Zhodzina.[2]

History[edit]

The district was created on July 17, 1924.

Geography[edit]

Overview[edit]

Situated in the north-east of its Voblast, Smalyavichy Raion borders with the districts of Minsk, Lahoysk, Barysaw and Chervyen. In its territory is located the International Airport of Minsk. It is crossed by the M1 motorway, part of the European route E30.

Main settlements[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ (in Russian) Smalyavichy raion page at Minsk Oblispolkom website
  2. ^ Autonomous town
  3. ^ (in Russian) 2010 Belarus population statistics (RAR file format)

External links[edit]