Tymovsky District

Tymovsky District (Russian: Ты́мовский райо́н) is an administrative district (raion) of Sakhalin Oblast, Russia; one of the seventeen in the oblast.[1] Municipally, it is incorporated as Tymovsky Urban Okrug.[6] It is located in the center of the Island of Sakhalin. The area of the district is 6,312.7 square kilometers (2,437.3 sq mi).[2] Its administrative center is the urban locality (an urban-type settlement) of Tymovskoye.[1] Population: 16,212(2010 Census);[3] 19,099(2002 Census);[8] 25,774(1989 Census).[9] The population of Tymovskoye accounts for 48.5% of the district's total population.[3]

Tymovsky District
Тымовский район
Palevo Railway Station, Tymovsky District
Location of Tymovsky District in Sakhalin Oblast
Coordinates: 50°51′01″N 142°39′36″E
Federal subjectSakhalin Oblast[1]
Administrative centerTymovskoye[1]
  Total6,312.7 km2 (2,437.3 sq mi)
14,279 (−11.9%)
  Density2.6/km2 (6.7/sq mi)
Administrative structure
  Inhabited localities1 Urban-type settlements[5], 24 Rural localities
Municipal structure
  Municipally incorporated asTymovsky Urban Okrug[6]
Time zoneUTC+11 (MSK+8 [7])
OKTMO ID64750000

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