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Volgograd (in Scots)
Волгоград (Roushie)
-  Ceety[1]  -
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Top: View o Bolgogradsky Brig athort the Volga, Middle left: Komsomolskaya station o the Volgograd metrotram, Center: Volgograd railroad station, Middle richt: Propylaea on the Central embankment square at the Volga, Bottom: View The Motherland Calls on the Mamayev Kurgan Hill
Map of Russia - Volgograd Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location o Volgograd Oblast in Roushie
Volgograd is locatit in Volgograd Oblast
Volgograd
Volgograd
Location of Volgograd in Volgograd Oblast
Coordinates: 48°42′N 44°31′E / 48.700°N 44.517°E / 48.700; 44.517Coordinates: 48°42′N 44°31′E / 48.700°N 44.517°E / 48.700; 44.517
Coat of arms of Volgograd city.svg
Flag of Volgograd.svg
Coat o airms
Banner
Ceety Day Seicont Sunday o September[citation needit]
Admeenistrative status (as o February 2010)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Volgograd Oblast[2]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae ceety o oblast significance o Volgograd[2]
Admeenistrative centre o Volgograd Oblast,[citation needit] ceety o oblast significance o Volgograd[2]
Municipal status (as of March 2010)
Urban okrug Volgograd Urban Okrug[3]
Admeenistrative centre o Volgograd Urban Okrug[3]
Head[citation needit] Roman Grebennikov[citation needit]
Representative bouk Ceety Duma[citation needit]
Statistics
Population (2010 Census) 1,021,215 inhabitants[4]
Rank in 2010 12t
Time zone MSK (UTC+03:00)[5]
Foondit 1589[6]
Previous names Tsaritsyn (until 1925),[6]
Stalingrad (until 1961)[6]
Postal code(s)[7] 400001..400138
Dialin code(s) +7 8442[citation needit]
Offeecial wabsteid
Volgograd on Wikimedia Commons

Volgograd (Roushie: About this sound Волгоград​ ; IPA: [ˌvɐlɡəˈɡrat]), umwhile cried Tsaritsyn (Roushie: About this sound Цари́цын​ ) (1589–1925) an Stalingrad (Roushie: About this sound Сталингра́д​ ) (1925–1961) is an important industrial ceety an the admeenistrative centre o Volgograd Oblast, Roushie. It is 80 kilometres (50 mi) lang, north tae sooth, situatit on the wastren bank o the Volga River an haes a population o 1,021,215 fowk. The ceety wis made famous for its resistance an extensive damage durin the Battle o Stalingrad durin Warld War II.

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Twin touns — Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Volgograd is twinned wi:[8][9]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Official website of Volgograd
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Law #139-OD
  3. 3.0 3.1 Law #1031-OD
  4. Roushie Federal State Stateestics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 Aw-Roushie Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 Aw-Roushie Population Census) (in Roushie). Federal State Stateestics Service. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  5. Правительство Российской Федерации. Федеральный закон №107-ФЗ от 3 июня 2011 г. «Об исчислении времени», в ред. Федерального закона №271-ФЗ от 03 июля 2016 г. «О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "Об исчислении времени"». Вступил в силу по истечении шестидесяти дней после дня официального опубликования (6 августа 2011 г.). Опубликован: "Российская газета", №120, 6 июня 2011 г. (Govrenment o the Roushie Federation. Federal Law #107-FZ of Juin 31, 2011 On Calculatin Time, as amended by the Federal Law #271-FZ of Julie 03, 2016 On Amendin Federal Law "On Calculatin Time". Effective as of efter saxty days follaein the day o the offeecial publication.).
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Энциклопедия Города России. Moscow: Большая Российская Энциклопедия. 2003. pp. 81–83. ISBN 5-7107-7399-9. 
  7. Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Roushie Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (in Roushie)
  8. Friendly relationship at Official website of Volgograd
  9. "VISIT VOLGOGRAD - RUSSIA - WELCOME TO THE CITY - THE HERO VOLGOGRAD!". www.visitvolgograd.info. Retrieved 2010-01-05. 
  10. "広島市の姉妹・友好都市". City.hiroshima.jp. Retrieved 2009-07-17. 
  11. "Ruse Municipality - Fraternize Cities". © 2008-2009 Ruse Municipality. Retrieved 2009-07-06.  Freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)
  12. Executive power of Baku city