Kyzylorda

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    Қызылорда
    qyzylorda
    official seal of kyzylorda
    seal
    kyzylorda is located in kazakhstan
    kyzylorda
    kyzylorda
    location in kazakhstan
    coordinates: 44°51′0″n 65°31′0″e / 44°51′0″n 65°31′0″e / 44.85000; 65.51667
    country kazakhstan
    regionkyzylorda region
    founded1820
    city status1867
    government
     • akim (mayor) nurlybek nalibayev
    area
     • total2,400 km2 (900 sq mi)
    elevation
    128 m (420 ft)
    population
     (2019)
     • total354,800
     • density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
    time zoneutc+5
    postal code
    120001 - 120018
    area code(s)+7 7242
    www.kyzylorda.gov.kz

    kyzylorda (kazakh: Қызылорда, romanized: qyzylorda, قىزىلوردا), formerly known as kzyl-orda (russian: Кзыл-Орда), ak-mechet (Ак-Мечеть), perovsk (Перовск), and fort-perovsky (Форт-Перовский), is a city in south-central kazakhstan, capital of kyzylorda region and former capital of the kazak assr from 1925 to 1929.

    the city has a population of 157,400 (1999 census). it historically developed around the syr darya river and the site of a kokand fortress. population: 188,682 (2009 census results);[1] 157,364 (1999 census results).[1]

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Kyzylorda

Қызылорда
Qyzylorda
Official seal of Kyzylorda
Seal
Kyzylorda is located in Kazakhstan
Kyzylorda
Kyzylorda
Location in Kazakhstan
Coordinates: 44°51′0″N 65°31′0″E / 44°51′0″N 65°31′0″E / 44.85000; 65.51667
Country Kazakhstan
RegionKyzylorda Region
Founded1820
City status1867
Government
 • Akim (mayor) Nurlybek Nalibayev
Area
 • Total2,400 km2 (900 sq mi)
Elevation
128 m (420 ft)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total354,800
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5
Postal code
120001 - 120018
Area code(s)+7 7242
www.kyzylorda.gov.kz

Kyzylorda (Kazakh: Қызылорда, romanized: Qyzylorda, قىزىلوردا), formerly known as Kzyl-Orda (Russian: Кзыл-Орда), Ak-Mechet (Ак-Мечеть), Perovsk (Перовск), and Fort-Perovsky (Форт-Перовский), is a city in south-central Kazakhstan, capital of Kyzylorda Region and former capital of the Kazak ASSR from 1925 to 1929.

The city has a population of 157,400 (1999 Census). It historically developed around the Syr Darya River and the site of a Kokand fortress. Population: 188,682 (2009 Census results);[1] 157,364 (1999 Census results).[1]