As of 1 January 2016, the population of Miory District was 20 737 people. The population of the town of Miory was 8 052, and that of the town of Disna – 1 537. Some 11 148 человек people lived in the rural areas. The district includes a town council and nine village councils. It has two towns (Miory and Disna) and 454 villages.