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Tashkent Region

Tashkent Region
Toshkent viloyati
Тошкент вилояти
Map of Uzbekistan, location of Toshkent Region highlighted
Map of Uzbekistan, location of Toshkent Region highlighted
Country Uzbekistan
Capital Toshkent
 • Hokim Ahmadjon Usmonov
 • Total 15,300 km2 (5,900 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 4,450,000
 • Density 290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zone East (UTC+5)
 • Summer (DST) not observed (UTC+5)
ISO 3166 code UZ-TO
Districts 15
Cities 17
Townships 18
Villages 146

Tashkent Region (Uzbek: Toshkent viloyati, Тошкент вилояти) is a viloyat (region) of Uzbekistan, located in the northeastern part of the country, between the Syr Darya River and the Tien Shan Mountains. It borders with Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Sirdaryo Region and Namangan Region. It covers an area of 15,300 km². The population is estimated to be around 4,450,000.


District name District capital
1 Bekabad District Zafar
2 Bostanliq District Gazalkent
3 Buka District Buka
4 Chinaz District Chinaz
5 Qibray District Qibray
6 Okhangaron District Okhangaron
7 Oqqurgan District Oqqurgan
8 Parkent District Parkent
9 Piskent District Piskent
10 Quyi Chirchiq District Dustobod
12 Orta Chirchiq District Toytepa
13 Yangiyol District Gulbakhor
14 Yukori Chirchiq District Yangibozor
11, 15 Zangiata District Keles


Toshkent Region is divided into 15 administrative districts. The

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