Taxtako‘pir

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Taxtako‘pir
Town
Karakalpak boys race in Taxtako‘pir
Karakalpak boys race in Taxtako‘pir
Taxtako‘pir is located in Uzbekistan
Taxtako‘pir
Taxtako‘pir
Location in Uzbekistan
Coordinates: 43°01′21″N 60°17′19″E / 43.02250°N 60.28861°E / 43.02250; 60.28861Coordinates: 43°01′21″N 60°17′19″E / 43.02250°N 60.28861°E / 43.02250; 60.28861
Country Uzbekistan
Autonomous RepublicKarakalpakstan
DistrictTaxtako‘pir District
Elevation
61 m (200 ft)
Population
 (2004)
 • Total17,100
Time zoneUTC+5 (UZT)

Taxtako‘pir (Uzbek: Taxtako‘pir, Karakalpak: Taxtakópir, Russian: Тахтакупыр, Takhtakupir, also Tazta-Kupir)[1] is a town and seat of the Taxtako‘pir District in Karakalpakstan in Uzbekistan.[2] It is 107 kilometres (66 mi) from the Karakalpak capital of Nukus.

The town has been the seat of Taxtako‘pir District since 1984. It has six public schools and two vocational colleges.

The population in 2004 was 17,100. In 1989, during the last Soviet census, the population was recorded as 15,022 (7,553 men and 7,469 women).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Taxtako'pir, Karakalpakstan". Geonamebase.com. Retrieved 9 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Tazta-Kupir: Uzbekistan". National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 9 July 2015.