Khovrino District

Khovrino District
район Ховрино (Russian)

Location of Khovrino District in Moscow (pre-2012 map)
Coordinates: 55°52′20″N 37°30′17″E / 55.87222°N 37.50472°E / 55.87222; 37.50472Coordinates: 55°52′20″N 37°30′17″E / 55.87222°N 37.50472°E / 55.87222; 37.50472

Petrozavodskaya Street in Khovrino District
Coat of arms
Country Russia
Federal subject federal city of Moscow[1]
Municipal structure (as of June 2013)
Municipally incorporated as Khovrino Municipal Okrug[2]
Population (2010 Census) 80,792 inhabitants[3]
Time zone MSK (UTC+03:00)[4]
Official website
Khovrino District on WikiCommons
Population of Khovrino District
2010 Census 80,792[3]
2002 Census 79,092[5]

Khovrino District (Russian: райо́н Хо́врино) is an administrative district (raion), one of the sixteen in Northern Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia.[1] It is located along the Likhoborka River. As of the 2010 Census, the total population of the district was 80,792.[3]


The name of the district comes from that of a former village, known since the 15th century as an estate of a Surozh prince Stefan Gabras nicknamed "Khovra" (hence the name). In the late 19th century, Khovrino was owned by the Grachyov family of manufacturers. In 1960, Khovrino was engulfed by Moscow.

Municipal status

As a municipal division, it is incorporated as Khovrino Municipal Okrug.[2]



  1. 1 2 Law #13-47
  2. 1 2 Law #59
  3. 1 2 3 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. Retrieved June 29, 2012.
  4. Правительство Российской Федерации. Федеральный закон №107-ФЗ от 3 июня 2011 г. «Об исчислении времени», в ред. Федерального закона №271-ФЗ от 03 июля 2016 г. «О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "Об исчислении времени"». Вступил в силу по истечении шестидесяти дней после дня официального опубликования (6 августа 2011 г.). Опубликован: "Российская газета", №120, 6 июня 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Federal Law #107-FZ of June 31, 2011 On Calculating Time, as amended by the Federal Law #271-FZ of July 03, 2016 On Amending Federal Law "On Calculating Time". Effective as of after sixty days following the day of the official publication.).
  5. 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). Retrieved August 9, 2014.


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