Toktogul District

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Toktogul
Raion
Kyrgyzstan Toktogul Raion.png
Country Kyrgyzstan
Region Jalal-Abad Region
Area
 • Total 7,815 km2 (3,017 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 86,306
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zone GMT +5 (UTC+5)

Toktogul is a raion (district) of Jalal-Abad Region in western Kyrgyzstan. The capital lies at Toktogul.[1] Its area is 7,815 square kilometres (3,017 sq mi), and its resident population was 86,306 in 2009.[2]

The town and district are named after its most famous son - the musician Toktogul Satilganov. The Toktogul reservoir is a geographical feature of the district and the capital lies on the north shore.

Urban-type settlements, rural communities and villages[edit]

In total, Toktogul District includes 1 city and 46 settlements in 10 rural communities (aiyl okmotus). Each rural community can consist of one or several villages. The rural communities and settlements in the Toktogul District are:[3][4]

  1. city Toktogul
  2. Bel-Aldy aiyl okmotu (center - village Sary-Sögöt, and also villages Bel-Aldy and Korgon)
  3. Jany-Jol aiyl okmotu (center - village Jany-Jol, and also villages Aral, Kara-Suu, Komsomol, Imeni Kuybysheva, and Kyzyl-Tuu)
  4. Kyzyl-Ozgeryush aiyl okmotu (center - village Kyzyl-Özgörüsh, and also villages An-Aryk, Bel Kara-Suu, Buurakan, Kamysh-Bashi, Konur-Ogyuz, Kök-Tash, Orto-Jon, Chech-Debe, Shayyk and Ak-Jar)
  5. Nichke-Say aiyl okmotu (center - village Nichke-Say, and also village Chorgochu)
  6. Ketmen-Debe aiyl okmotu (center - village Terek-Suu, and also villages Chong-Aryk, Eshsay)
  7. Sary-Kamysh aiyl okmotu (center - village Birlik, and also village Keterme)
  8. Uch-Terek aiyl okmotu (center - village Uch-Terek, and also villages Jetigen, Kyzyl-Uraan, Sargata)
  9. Aralbay aiyl okmotu (center - village Toluk, and also villages Almaluu, Noot, Char-Tash)
  10. Abdy-Suerkulov aiyl okmotu (center - village Torkent, and also villages Keterme, Kara-Jygach)
  11. Cholpon-Ata aiyl okmotu (center - village Cholpon-Ata, and also villages Ak-Tektir, Balykty, Kara-Küngöy, Kushchu-Suu, and Mazar-Suu)

References[edit]

Coordinates: 41°52′11″N 72°56′43″E / 41.869711°N 72.945194°E / 41.869711; 72.945194