Orsha District

Summary

Orsha District (Belarusian: Аршанскі раён, Aršanski raion; Russian: Оршанский район, Orshansky rayon) is a second-level administrative subdivision (district) of Belarus in the Vitebsk Region.[1] The center of the district is Orsha.

Orsha District
Аршанскі раён
District
Coat of arms of Orsha District
Location of Orsha District
Coordinates: 54°30′N 30°24′E / 54.500°N 30.400°E / 54.500; 30.400Coordinates: 54°30′N 30°24′E / 54.500°N 30.400°E / 54.500; 30.400
Area
 • Total1,667.73 km2 (643.91 sq mi)
Elevation
171 m (561 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total156,411
 • Density94/km2 (240/sq mi)

Notable residentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Vitebsk region". Belarus.by (in Belarusian). vitebsk-region.by. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
  2. ^ Gevarkin, Eduard (31 August 2010). "Скандал! Лукашенко изменил биографию (видео и фото) » UDF.BY | Новости Беларуси | Объединённые демократические силы". UDF.BY. Archived from the original on 24 July 2015. Retrieved 7 February 2022.