|• Total||33.43 km2 (12.91 sq mi)|
|• Density||12/km2 (31/sq mi)|
|• Summer (DST)||(UTC+5)|
|Uyts at GEOnet Names Server|
Uyts (Armenian: Ույծ, also Romanized as Uz and Uits) is a village and rural community (municipality) in the Syunik Province of Armenia. The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT) reported its population was 586 in 2010, compared to 453 at the 2001 census. Uyts lies roughly 3.5 kilometers away from the nearby city of Sisian.
Many Uyts residents are farmers or sheepherders, with agriculture playing an important role in village life.
Uyts has a small school, with roughly 70 students enrolled at any given time. Many teachers commute from neighboring Sisian to work in the village.
- "Syunik regional e-Governance System" (in Armenian). Syunik Province provincial government. Click on link entitled "Համայնքներ" (community) and search for the place by Armenian name.
- "Marzes of the Republic of Armenia and Yerevan City in Figures, 2010" (PDF). National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT).
- Report of the results of the 2001 Armenian Census, National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia
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