Western Administrative Okrug

Western Administrative Okrug
Западный административный округ
Administrative okrug


Coat of arms

Western Administrative Okrug in Moscow
Coordinates: RU 55°43′N 37°29′E / 55.717°N 37.483°E / 55.717; 37.483Coordinates: RU 55°43′N 37°29′E / 55.717°N 37.483°E / 55.717; 37.483
Country Russia
Federal city Moscow
Districts[1] 13[2]
  Prefect Alexey Alexandrov
  Total 153.0 km2 (59.1 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census)[3]
  Total 1,285,914
Website http://zao.mos.ru

Western Administrative Okrug (Russian: За́падный администрати́вный о́круг, Zapadny administrativny okrug), or Zapadny Administrative Okrug, is one of the twelve high-level territorial divisions (administrative okrugs) of the federal city of Moscow, Russia.[1] As of the 2010 Census, its population was 1,285,914,[3] up from 1,049,104 recorded during the 2002 Census.[2]

Territorial divisions

The administrative okrug comprises the following thirteen districts:[2]


The head office of AirBridgeCargo Airlines and offices of Intel are located in the Krylatsky Hills Business Park in Krylatskoye District of the administrative okrug. Red Wings Airlines has its head office in Vnukovo District.


Moscow International Prescool, an international kindergarten, is situated in Prospekt Vernadskogo district.

The German School Moscow is located in Troparyovo-Nikulino District of the administrative okrug.

Moscow Korean School (MKS; 모스크바한국학교), a South Korean international school, is within Mozhaysky District.[4]

International School of Moscow has its Krylatskoe Campus in the Krylatskoe District.[5]

Sister cities



  1. 1 2 Law #13-47
  2. 1 2 3 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.
  3. 1 2 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. "Letter from the Director" (Archive). Moscow Korean School (모스크바한국학교). Retrieved on September 21, 2015. Addresses in Korean and Russian: "우) 110-050 러시아 연방 모스크바 서구 톨부히나 돔 8/코르푸스 3 (우)121596 // Москва, ул. Толбухина, д.8 к.3"
  5. "Contact Us." International School of Moscow. Retrieved on October 2, 2015. "Krylatskoe Campus Address: Krylatskaya Street 12, Krylatskoe, Moscow, 121552"


This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 10/4/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.