Southwest Administrative District (Moscow)

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Name (russ.): Юго-Западный административный округ
surface 106.7 km²
population 1,199,593 (2005)
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The Southwest Administrative District ( Russian Юго-Западный административный округ / Yugo-Sapadny administratiwny okrug ) is one of the twelve administrative districts of the Russian capital Moscow .


The southwestern administrative district is located on the southwestern edge of the urban area of ​​Moscow.


The southwestern administrative district contains 12 districts. More than 1 million people live in the district. Bitza Park , one of the largest urban forests in the Russian capital, borders the districts of Jassenewo and Tjoply Stan .

In this district, on the border with the neighboring western administrative district on Lenin Prospect (which represents the city district boundary ) 95A, the legal and consular department of the German embassy is located , currently in provisional accommodation on the premises of the former GDR embassy and trade agency.

Districts in the southwestern administrative district

  • Akademichesky
  • Gagarinski
  • Jassenewo
  • Yuzhnoe Butowo
  • Konkowo
  • Kotlowka
  • Lomonosovsky
  • Obruchevsky
  • Severnoye Butovo
  • Syusino
  • Tjoply Stan
  • Cheryomushki

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