Lakhta-Olgino Municipal Okrug

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Location o Lakhta-Olgino Municipal Okrug on the aulder map o Saunt Petersburg

Lakhta-Olgino Municipal Okrug (Roushie: муниципа́льный о́круг Ла́хта-О́льгино) is a municipal okrug o Primorsky Destrict o the federal ceety o St. Petersburg, Roushie, comprisin that ceety's historical auries o Lakhta an Olgino. It is locatit juist north o the Guwf o Finland. Population: 3,446 (2010 Census preliminary results);[1] 2,901 (2002 Census).[2]

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The destrict takes its name frae Lake Lakhta, which dependin on definition mey be classed as a inlet o the Neva Bay an aw. Lahti is a Finnish wird meanin "inlet", an thare is a ceety in Finland cried Lahti an aw. Lakhta is a Roushie transliteration o Lahti. The municipality o Lakhta wis historically populatit wi Finns, tho it niver wis pairt o Finland, as Finland anerlie gained its unthirldom in 1917. Bi the 1880s approximately 80% o the peasants wur Finnish an spoke poor Roushie.[3] Lakhta is locatit on the Karelie Isthmus, in Northren Ingrie near historic Finnish Karelie.

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