city in Kazakhstan
Kyzylorda (Kazakh: Қызылорда; formerly known as Kzyl-Orda, Ak-Mechet, Perovsk, and Fort-Perovsky), is a city in Kazakhstan. It is in the middle south of this large country.
|Coordinates: 44°51′0″N 65°31′0″E / 44.85000°N 65.51667°E|
|• Akim||Nurlybek Nalibayev|
|• Total||2,400 km2 (900 sq mi)|
|Elevation||128 m (420 ft)|
The city has a population of 242,462 (2020 census). It is round the Syr Darya river and the site of a Kokand fortress.
The population of the city with nearby villages is 312,861 (2020 census).