The building of Absheron District Court
The information about the district
As an independent rural district, Absheron was established in January 1963 and Absheron District People’s Court (presently Absheron District Court) was created. Its administrative centre is Khirdalan city. The district is located in the west of the country and is part of Absheron-Gobustan economic zone. The district has a city, 6 settlements and 9 villages. The total area of the district is 1407 km² and its population is 271.876 (16 June 2011). Absheron district borders Binagadi, Sabunchu, Garadag, Shamakhi and Gobustan districts and Sumgayit city. 23.649 of its population are refugees and IDPs who have been displaced from their lands as a result of an occupation by Armenian aggressors.