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Podolsk (Scots)
Подольск (Roushie)
-  Ceety[1]  -
Shopping arcade Podolsk.jpg
Historical biggins in the central pairt o Podolsk
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Location o Moscow Oblast in Roushie
Podolsk is located in Moscow Oblast
Podolsk
Podolsk
Location o Podolsk in Moscow Oblast
Coordinates: 55°25′N 37°32′E / 55.417°N 37.533°E / 55.417; 37.533
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Admeenistrative status (as o Julie 2010)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Moscow Oblast[1]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae Podolsk Ceety Unner Oblast Jurisdiction[1]
Admeenistrative center o Podolsky Destrict,[1] Podolsk Ceety Unner Oblast Jurisdiction[1]
Municipal status (as o April 2011)
Urban okrug Podolsk Urban Okrug[2]
Head[citation needit] Nikolay Pestov[citation needit]
Statistics
Aurie (urban okrug) (April 2011) 40.39 km2 (15.59 sq mi)[2]
Population (2010 Census,
preliminary)
187,961 inhabitants[3]
Rank in 2010 97t
Densitie 4,654 /km2 (12,050 /sq mi)[4]
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[5]
Ceety status since 1791[citation needit]
Postal code(s) 142100[citation needit]
Dialin code(s) +7 4967[citation needit]
Offeecial wabsteid

Podolsk (Roushie: Подольск; IPA: [pɐˈdolʲsk]) is an industrial ceety o Moscow Oblast, Roushie, locatit on the Pakhra River (a tributary o the Moskva River). Population: 187,961 (2010 Census);[3] 180,963 (2002 Census);[6] 209,178 (1989 Census);[7] 183,000 (1974); 129,000 (1959); 72,000 (1939).

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The ceety o Podolsk grew oot o the veelage Podol, which in the 18t century belanged tae the Danilov Monastery in Moscow. Podolsk wis grantit the status o ceety bi Catherine II in 1791. At that time, Roushie wis establishin the major kintra destricts, appointin govrenors an establishin new ceeties.

Afore the Roushie Revolution, Podolsk wis amang ane o the maist industrialisit ceeties in Roushie. A Singer factory producin sewin machines wis established here.

The Ulyanov family uised tae live in Podolsk. Vladimir Lenin visitit the ceety a number o times an even haed a sma estate an cottage there. In 1900, he held a meetin in Podolsk wi the social democrats frae Moscow an ither ceeties tae win their support for the Iskra newspaper, which haed awready been in the makin.

In 1971, Podolsk wis awardit the Order o the Red Banner o Labor. In the Soviet times, Podolsk wis ane o the industrial giants in Moscow Oblast. At that time there wur mair than seiventy factories operatin in the ceety. Maist o the citizens wur wirkin at these plants.

In 2000 a major militar base wis formit .07 miles frae toun (Microyone) 1 its is currently commandit unner Igor Minin.

Podolsk is the steid o the Central Archive o the Roushie Meenistry o Defence.

Aerial view o Podolsk

Admeenistrative an municipal status[eedit | eedit soorce]

Athin the framewirk o administrative diveesions, Podolsk serves as the admeenistrative centre o Podolsky Destrict, even tho it is no a pairt o it.[1] As an admeenistrative diveesion, it is incorporatit separately as Podolsk Ceety Unner Oblast Jurisdiction—an admeenistrative unit wi the status equal tae that o the destricts.[1] As a municipal diveesion, Podolsk Ceety Unner Oblast Jurisdiction is incorporatit as Podolsk Urban Okrug.[2]

Twin touns — Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Podolsk is twinned wi the follaein sister ceeties:[8]

There are an aa plans tae sign sister ceety agreements wi:[11]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Law #12/2001-OZ
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Law #145/2004-OZ
  3. 3.0 3.1 "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. 
  8. "Podolsk sister cities". Translate.google.com. Retrieved 2010-04-29. 
  9. "РАДУШНЫЙ ХОЗЯИН — ГОРОД ПОДОЛЬСК". Twin cities international association. Archived from the original on 2012-03-17. Retrieved 2011-01-15. 
  10. The Georgian govrenment an the majority o the UN members consider Abkhazie a pairt o Georgie's territory.
  11. "Podolsk sister cities". Admpodolsk.ru. Retrieved 2010-04-29.