Samara, Roushie

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Samara (Scots)
Самара (Roushie)
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Location o Samara Oblast in Roushie
Samara is located in Samara Oblast
Location o Samara in Samara Oblast
Coordinates: 53°14′N 50°10′E / 53.233°N 50.167°E / 53.233; 50.167Coordinates: 53°14′N 50°10′E / 53.233°N 50.167°E / 53.233; 50.167
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Admeenistrative status (as o December 2011)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Samara Oblast[1]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae ceety o oblast significance o Samara[1]
Admeenistrative center o Samara Oblast,[1] ceety o oblast significance o Samara[1]
Municipal status (as o December 2004)
Urban okrug Samara Urban Okrug[2]
Admeenistrative centre o Samara Urban Okrug[2]
Mayor[citation needit] Dmitry Azarov[citation needit]
Representative body Samara Ceety Cooncil[citation needit]
Aurie 465.97 km2 (179.91 sq mi)[citation needit]
Population (2010 Census,
1,164,896 inhabitants[3]
Rank in 2010 6t
Population (2002 Census) 1,157,880 inhabitants[4]
Rank in 2002 6t
Densitie 2,500 /km2 (6,500 /sq mi)[5]
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[6]
Founded 1586[citation needit]
Previous names Samara (until 1935),[citation needit]
Kuybyshev (until 1991)[citation needit]
Postal code(s) 443XXX[citation needit]
Dialin code(s) +7 846[citation needit]
Offeecial wabsteid
Samara on WikiCommons

Samara (Roushie: Сама́ра‎), called Kuybyshev (Ку́йбышев) frae 1935 tae 1990, is the saxt lairgest ceeties in Roushie. It is situatit in the sootheastren pairt o European Roushie, the Volga Federal Destrict, at the confluence o the Volga an Samara Rivers. Samara is an aa the admeenistrative center o Samara Oblast. The metropolitan aurie o Samara-Tolyatti-Syzran athin Samara Oblast constitutes the population o mair than 3.0 million fowk. Umwhile a closed ceety, Samara is nou a lairge an important social, poleetical, economic, industrial an cultural center o European Roushie, which in Mey 2007 played host tae the European Union—Roushie Summit.

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  4. "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.).