Atlas of Urban Expansion

Dzerzhinsk
Russia
Region: Europe and Japan
2010 Population
183,841
2010 Urban Extent
6,860
hectares
2010 Density
27
persons/hectare
Areas and Densities
Download: CSV XLSX

Population

The Population of Dzerzhinsk in 2010 was 183,841, decreasing at an average annual rate of -0.9% since 2000. The population of Dzerzhinsk in 2000 was 201,809, decreasing at an average annual rate of -1% since 1989, when its population was 225,340.

Urban Extent

The Urban Extent of Dzerzhinsk in 2010 was 6,860 hectares, increasing at an average annual rate of 0.6% since 2000. The urban extent in 2000 was 6,421 hectares, increasing at an average annual rate of 1% since 2000, when its urban extent was 5,762 hectares.

  •  
  • Urban Extent
  •  
  • Exurban Area
  •  
  • Rural Open Space

Density

Built-up Area Density in Dzerzhinsk in 2010 was 36 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -2.1% since 2000. The built-up area density in 2000 was 45 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -3.9% since 1989 when the built-up area density was 68.74 persons per hectare.

The Urban Extent Density in Dzerzhinsk in 2010 was 27 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -1.6% since 2000. The urban extent density in 2000 was 31 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -2% since 1989 when the urban extent density was 39 persons per hectare.

Composition of Added Area

A total of 599 hectares of built-up area was added to the Dzerzhinsk urban extent between 2000 and 2010. Of that added built-up area, 60% was Infill, 19% was Extension, 0% was Leapfrog, and 21% was Inclusion. A total of 1,169 hectares of built-up area was added to the urban extent between 1989 and 2000. Of that added built-up area, 69% was Infill, 20% was Extension, 0% was Leapfrog, and 10% was Inclusion.

Blocks and Roads
Download: CSV XLSX

Roads

Average road width in the Dzerzhinsk 1990-2014 expansion area was 0 meters, compared to 5.41 meters in its pre-1990 area.

The share of built-up area in Dzerzhinsk occupied by roads in the 1990-2014 expansion area was 31%, compared to 13% in the pre-1990 area.

Arterial Roads

The density of arterial roads in Dzerzhinsk's 1990-2014 expansion was 1.3 km/km2, compared to 1.46 km/km2 in its pre-1990 area.

The share of built-up area within walking distance of an arterial road in Dzerzhinsk's 1990-2014 expansion area was 73%, compared to 75% in the pre-1990 area.

1989-2000  2000-2010
1989-2000  2000-2010
1989-2000  2000-2010

Blocks and Plots

Average block size in Dzerzhinsk's 1990-2014 expansion area was 1.97 hectares, compared to 0.83 hectares in its pre-1990 area.

1989-2000  2000-2010