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Rostov-on-Don (Scots)
Ростов-на-Дону (Roushie)
-  City[1]  -
Map of Russia - Rostov Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location o Rostov Oblast in Roushie
Rostov-on-Don is located in Rostov Oblast
Location o Rostov-on-Don in Rostov Oblast
Coordinates: 47°14′N 39°42′E / 47.233°N 39.700°E / 47.233; 39.700Coordinates: 47°14′N 39°42′E / 47.233°N 39.700°E / 47.233; 39.700
Coat of Arms of Rostov-na-Donu.png
Rostov-na-Donu flag.svg
Coat o airms
City Day Third Sunday o September[citation needit]
Admeenistrative status (as o May 2011)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Rostov Oblast[1]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae Rostov-na-Donu Urban Okrug[1]
Admeenistrative center o Rostov Oblast,[citation needit] Rostov-na-Donu Urban Okrug[1]
Municipal status (as o November 2008)
Urban okrug Rostov-na-Donu Urban Okrug[2]
Admeenistrative centre o Rostov-na-Donu Urban Okrug[2]
Mayor[citation needit] Mikhail Chernyshyov[citation needit]
Representative body Ceety Duma[citation needit]
Aurie 354 km2 (137 sq mi)[citation needit]
Population (2010 Census,
1,089,851 inhabitants[3]
Rank in 2010 10t
Population (2002 Census) 1,068,267 inhabitants[4]
Rank in 2002 10t
Densitie 3,079 /km2 (7,970 /sq mi)[5]
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[6]
Founded 15 December 1749[citation needit]
City status since 1796[citation needit]
Postal code(s) 344000-344999[7]
Dialin code(s) +7 863[citation needit]
Offeecial wabsteid

Rostov-on-Don (Roushie: Росто́в-на-Дону́Rostov-na-Donu, pronounced [rɐˈstov nə dɐˈnu]) is the ceety an the admeenistrative center o Rostov Oblast an the Soothren Federal Destrict o Roushie, locatit on the Don River, juist 46 km fre the Sea o Azov. Population: 1,068,267 (2002 Census);[4] 1,019,305 (1989 Census).[8]

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

The center o Rostov-on-Don is locatit c. 1076 km (2006) sootheast frae Moscow. It is situatit tae the sootheast frae the East European Plain, maistly on the richt bank o the Don river, 46 km frae its confluence wi the Sea o Azov. Sooth-Wastren suburbs o the ceety side wi the delta o the Don river.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns — Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Rostov-on-Don is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  3. "Предварительные итоги Всероссийской переписи населения 2010 года" [Preliminary results of the 2010 All-Russian Population Census]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "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. 
  5. 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.
  6. 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.).
  7. [1] Russian postal objects. (Roushie)
  8. 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. 
  9. "List of Twin Towns in the Ruhr District". © 2009 Retrieved 2009-10-28. 
  10. "Yerevan Municipality - Sister Cities". © 2005-2009 Retrieved 2009-06-22.