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Kolomna (Scots)
Коломна (Roushie)
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Historic centre o Kolomna
Map of Russia - Moscow Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location o Moscow Oblast in Roushie
Kolomna is located in Moscow Oblast
Location o Kolomna in Moscow Oblast
Coordinates: 55°05′N 38°47′E / 55.083°N 38.783°E / 55.083; 38.783Coordinates: 55°05′N 38°47′E / 55.083°N 38.783°E / 55.083; 38.783
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Flag of Kolomna (Moscow oblast).png
Coat o airms
Admeenistrative status (as o July 2010)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Moscow Oblast[1]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae Kolomna Ceety Unner Oblast Jurisdiction[1]
Admeenistrative center o Kolomensky Destrict,[1] Kolomna Ceety Unner Oblast Jurisdiction[1]
Municipal status (as o May 2010)
Urban okrug Kolomna Urban Okrug[2]
Head[citation needit] Valery Shuvalov[citation needit]
Representative body Cooncil o Deputies[citation needit]
Aurie (urban okrug) (May 2010) 67.12 km2 (25.92 sq mi)[2]
Population (2010 Census,
144,589 inhabitants[3]
Rank in 2010 119th
Densitie 2,154 /km2 (5,580 /sq mi)[4]
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[5]
Founded 1177[citation needit]
Postal code(s) 140400[citation needit]
Dialin code(s) +7 496[citation needit]
Offeecial wabsteid

Kolomna (Roushie: Коло́мна‎) is an auncient ceety in Moscow Oblast, Roushie, situatit at the confluence o the Moskva an Oka Rivers, which is locatit 114 kilometers (71 mi) (bi rail) sootheast o Moscow. The aurie o the ceety is aboot 6,510 acres (26.3 km2). The ceety wis foondit in 1177. It is currently the admeenistrative center o Kolomensky Destrict o Moscow Oblast. Population: 150,129 (2002 Census);[6] 161,881 (1989 Census).[7]

Like some ither auncient Roushie touns, Kolomna haes a kremlin, which is a citadel similar tae the mair famous ane in Moscow (it is an aa built frae red brick). Kolomna citadel wis a pairt o the Great Abatis Border. Several touers an twa pairts o walls hae been preserved an are held in guid shape; a museum is locatit inside.

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Kolomna is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Law #12/2001-OZ
  2. 2.0 2.1 Law #153/2004-OZ
  3. "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1)]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  4. The value of density was calculated automatically by dividing the 2010 Census population by the area specified in the infobox. Please note that this value may not be accurate as the area specified in the infobox does not necessarily correspond to the area of the entity proper or is reported for the same year as the population.
  5. Правительство Российской Федерации. Постановление №725 от 31 августа 2011 г. «О составе территорий, образующих каждую часовую зону, и порядке исчисления времени в часовых зонах, а также о признании утратившими силу отдельных Постановлений Правительства Российской Федерации». Вступил в силу по истечении 7 дней после дня официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Российская Газета", №197, 6 сентября 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Resolution #725 of August 31, 2011 On the Composition of the Territories Included into Each Time Zone and on the Procedures of Timekeeping in the Time Zones, as Well as on Abrogation of Several Resolutions of the Government of the Russian Federation. Effective as of after 7 days following the day of the official publication.).
  6. "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population of Russia, its federal districts, federal subjects, districts, urban localities, rural localities—administrative centers, and rural localities with population of over 3,000]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. May 21, 2004. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  7. Demoscope Weekly (1989). "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров." [All Union Population Census of 1989. Present population of union and autonomous republics, autonomous oblasts and okrugs, krais, oblasts, districts, urban settlements, and villages serving as district administrative centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года (All-Union Population Census of 1989) (in Russian). Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics. Retrieved February 9, 2012.