Ust-Kuyga
Усть-Куйга
Other transcription(s)
 • YakutУус Куйга
Ust-Kuyga
Location of Ust-Kuyga
Ust-Kuyga
Ust-Kuyga
Location of Ust-Kuyga
Ust-Kuyga
Ust-Kuyga
Ust-Kuyga (Sakha Republic)
Coordinates: 70°00′N 135°35′E / 70.000°N 135.583°E / 70.000; 135.583Coordinates: 70°00′N 135°35′E / 70.000°N 135.583°E / 70.000; 135.583
CountryRussia
Federal subjectSakha Republic[2]
Administrative districtUst-Yansky District[2]
SettlementUst-Kuyga[2]
Founded1956Edit this on Wikidata
Urban-type settlement status since1967[2]
Elevation
50 m (160 ft)
Population
 • Total979
 • Estimate 
(2018)[4]
681 (−30.4%)
 • Capital ofSettlement of Ust-Kuyga[2]
 • Municipal districtUst-Yansky Municipal District[5]
 • Urban settlementUst-Kuyga Urban Settlement[5]
 • Capital ofUst-Kuyga Urban Settlement[5]
Time zoneUTC+10 (UTC+10:00 Edit this on Wikidata[6])
Postal code(s)[7]
678550
OKTMO ID98656165051
Ust-Kuyga population
2010 Census979[3]
2002 Census1,568[8]
1989 Census5,342[9]
1979 Census2,700[10]

Ust-Kuyga (Russian: Усть-Куйга́; Yakut: Уус Куйга) is an urban locality (an urban-type settlement) in Ust-Yansky District of the Sakha Republic, Russia.[2] on the Yana River. As of the 2010 Census, its population was 979.[3]

Geography

The settlement is located by the Kyundyulyun mountains, 224 kilometers (139 mi) from Deputatsky, the administrative center of the district,[2]

History

Urban-type settlement status was granted to Ust-Kuyga in 1967.[2]

Administrative and municipal status

Within the framework of administrative divisions, the urban-type settlement of Ust-Kuyga[1] is incorporated within Ust-Yansky District as the Settlement of Ust-Kuyga.[2] As a municipal division, the Settlement of Ust-Kuyga is incorporated within Ust-Yansky Municipal District as Ust-Kuyga Urban Settlement.[5]

Transportation

Ust-Kuyga is served by the Ust-Kuyga Airport (IATA: UKG).

References

Notes

  1. ^ a b According to Article 7 of the Law #77-I, lower-level administrative divisions with the status of a settlement have their administrative centers in an inhabited locality with the status of an urban-type settlement. According to the Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic, Ust-Kuyga is the administrative center of the Settlement of Ust-Kuyga.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
  3. ^ a b c Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1 [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года [2010 All-Russia Population Census] (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service.
  4. ^ "26. Численность постоянного населения Российской Федерации по муниципальным образованиям на 1 января 2018 года". Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 23, 2019.
  5. ^ a b c d Law #173-Z 353-III
  6. ^ "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Russian). June 3, 2011. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  7. ^ Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Russian Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (in Russian)
  8. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (May 21, 2004). Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек [Population of Russia, Its Federal Districts, Federal Subjects, Districts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Administrative Centers, and Rural Localities with Population of Over 3,000] (XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [All-Russia Population Census of 2002] (in Russian).
  9. ^ Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров [All Union Population Census of 1989: Present Population of Union and Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts and Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Districts, Urban Settlements, and Villages Serving as District Administrative Centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [All-Union Population Census of 1989] (in Russian). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute of Demography at the National Research University: Higher School of Economics]. 1989 – via Demoscope Weekly.
  10. ^ Всесоюзная перепись населения 1979 г. Национальный состав населения по регионам России [All Union Population Census of 1979. Ethnic composition of the population by regions of Russia] (XLS). Всесоюзная перепись населения 1979 года [All-Union Population Census of 1979] (in Russian). 1979 – via Demoscope Weekly (website of the Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics.

Sources