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Cities in Russia: A city is an urban area, differentiated from a town, village, or hamlet by size, population density, importance, or legal status. ...

(Cities with population exceeding one million are marked.) For the river Abakan see Abakan River Abakan (Абака́н, until 1925 Abakansk or Ust-Abakanskoye, in 1925–1931 Khakassk) is the capital of Khakassia in Siberia, Russia. ... A 19th-century view of Arkhangelsk port. ... Asino (Асино) is a town (since 1952) in Tomsk Oblast, Russia. ... Astrakhan coat of arms features the Khans crown and a sabre Astrakhan (А́страхань; Tatar: Ästerxan), a major city in southern European Russia and the administrative center of Astrakhan Oblast. ... Baltiysk (Балтийск) – known prior to 1945 by its German name, Pillau (Polish PiÅ‚awa, Lithuanian Piliava)– is a Russian sea port in the strait between Vistula Bay and Gdansk Bay, called Strait of Baltiysk on the territory of Kaliningrad Oblast with about 20,000 inhabitants. ... Barnaul sign near the Ob River Barnaul (Russian Барнау́л, pop. ... See Belgorod (disambiguation) for several other historical towns in Russia and Ukraine also named Belgorod. ... Birobidzhan (ru: Биробиджа́н, yi: ביראָבידזשאן) is the capital of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast in Russia; the name is sometimes also used to refer to the entire oblast. ... Alternative meaning: Blagoveshchensk, Republic of Bashkortostan Blagoveshchensk (Russian: Благовещенск) (pop. ... Bratsk is a Russian city in the Irkutsk Oblast in eastern Siberia. ... Bryansk (Брянск) is a city in Russia, 379 km South-West from Moscow. ... Look up Trade in Wiktionary, the free dictionary Trade centers on the exchange of goods and/or services. ... Cheboksary (Russian: Чебокса́ры, Chuvash: Шупашкар /transliteration: Shupashkar/) is a city in Russia, capital of Chuvashia. ... Chelyabinsk Theatre. ... Cherepovets (Черепове́ц) is a city in Vologda Oblast, Russia. ... Cherkessk (Russian: Черке́сск) is a city in Russia, capital of the Karachay-Cherkess Republic. ... Chernyakhovsk (German: Insterburg, Lithuanian: Ä®srÅ«tis, Polish: Wystruć) is a town in Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia, which before 1945 was known by its German name, Insterburg and was in East Prussia. ... Chita (Russian: Чита́) is a city in Russia, and functions as the administrative center of Chita Oblast in eastern Siberia. ... Categories: Russia geography stubs | Cities in Russia ... Gorno-Altaisk or Gorno-Altaysk (Russian: Горно-Алтайск) (pop. ... Grozny (Russian: ; means Terrible in Russian, this name cames from the Ivan IV of Russia The Terrible . Former name of the city is Dzhokhar; it was named so after the first president of the separatist Chechen Republic of Ichkeria Dzhokhar Dudaev killed by Russian Air Force ). Grozny is the capital... The city of Gusev (Гусев, prior to 1946 - Gumbinnen) in Kaliningrad Oblast , Russia (formerly East Prussia, Germany) has about 20,000 inhabitants. ... Irbit (Ирби́т) is a town of 45,000 inhabitans in the Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia. ... A Decembrist house, with distinctive hand-carved trim. ... The city coat of arms Izhevsk (Иже́вск, from 1985 to 1987Ustinov, after Dmitri Ustinov [Усти́нов]) is the capital and culture center of Udmurtia within the Russian Federation. ... Ivanovo (Russian: Ива́ново) is the administrative center of Ivanovo Oblast, Russia. ... Map of Kaliningrad Oblast Kaliningrad (Russian: Калининград, German: Königsberg, Polish: Królewiec, Lithuanian: Karaliaučius) is a seaport city, capital and main city of the Kaliningrad Oblast, the Russian exclave between Poland and Lithuania with access to the Baltic Sea. ... Kaluga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Votkinsk (Во́ткинск) is a small industrial town in the ural parts of the District of Viatka in former Vyatka Province, about 450 miles ENE of Moscow, in Udmurtia, Russia. ... Kazan (Tatar Qazan, Казан, Russian Казань) is the capital city of Tatarstan and one of Russias largest cities. ... Kedrovy (Кедровый) — town (since 1987) in Tomsk Oblast, in valley of Chusik River (basin of Ob River). ... Kemerovo (Russian: Кемерово) is an industrial city on the River Tom situated east-northeast of Novosibirsk in Siberia, Russia (55 25N 86 05E). ... Khabarovsk (Хабаровск) is the capital and largest city of the Khabarovsk Krai in Russia, some 30 km from the Chinese border. ... Soviet emblem of Kirov incorporates a bow as its former coat of arms. ... Kolomna (Russian: Коломна) is an ancient Russian town, founded in 1177 on the Moskva River and Oka River. ... Kolpashevo (Колпа́шево) is a town in Tomsk Oblast, Russia. ... Komsomolsk-on-Amur (Russian: Комсомо́льск-на-Аму́ре; often transliterated directly as Komsomolsk-na-Amure) is a city located in Khabarovsk Krai, Russia on the left bank of Amur River. ... Kostroma (Russian: Кострома́) is a historic city in central Russia, administrative centre of the Kostroma Oblast. ... Krasnodar (Russian, Краснодар) is a city in Southern Russia on the Kuban River, and is the administrative center of Krasnodar Krai (Krasnodar region, also known as Kuban, Russian Кубань). ... Krasnoyarsk Coat of Arms (2004) Krasnoyarsk (Russian: Красноя́рск), administrative center of Krasnoyarsk Krai, is the third largest city in Siberia. ... Kurgan (кургáн) is the Russian word (of Turkic origin) for tumulus, a type of burial mound or barrow, heaped over a burial chamber, often of wood. ... The Christian Orthodox monastery on the Red Square Kursk (Russian: Курск; pronunciation: koorsk) is a city in Central Russia, an administrative center of Kursk Oblast. ... Kyzyl (Tyvan and Russian: Кызы́л) is a city in Russia, capital of Tyva Republic. ... Lipetsk (Russian: Ли́пецк) is a city located in the Central Federal District of Russia. ... Makhachkala (Russian: Махачкала́) is a city in Russia, the capital of the Republic of Dagestan. ... Categories: Russia geography stubs | Cities in Russia ... This monument commemorates the vital role Magnitogorsk played supplying steel for weapons in World War II. Magnitogorsk (Russian:Магнитого́рск) is a mining and industrial city by the Ural River in Russia, with one of the largest iron and steel works in the country. ... See Maikop culture for the prehistoric culture. ... Michurinsk (before 1932 - Kozlov) is a city in Tambov Oblast, Russia. ... Moscow (Russian: Москва́, Moskva, IPA:   listen?) is the capital of Russia, located on the river Moskva. ... Murmansk, Archangelsk, Dikson, Tiksi, on the Arctic Ocean Murmansk coin Murmansk (Му́рманск) is a city in the extreme northwest of Russia (north of the Arctic circle) with a seaport on the Kola Gulf, 20 miles from the Barents Sea on the northern shore of the Kola Peninsula, not far from... Naberezhnye Chelny (Tatar: Yar Çallı; Russian: На́бережные Челны́, literally Riverbank Boats) is the second largest city in Tatarstan, Russia. ... Nakhodka is a port city in Primorsky Krai (Maritime Region) in the Far Eastern part of Russia. ... Nalchik (Russian: На́льчик) is a city in Russia, capital of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic. ... Nazran (Russian: Назра́нь) is a town in Russia. ... Nerekhta (Не́рехта) is a town in Kostroma Oblast, Russia, known since the early 13th century. ... Nizhnekamsk (Tatar: Tübän Kama, Russian: Нижнекамск) is a city in the republic of Tatarstan in Russia. ... Nizhnevartovsk (Нижнева́ртовск), is a town in Khantia-Mansia, Russia. ... Nizhny Novgorod (Russian: Ни́жний Но́вгород), colloquially shortened as Nizhny and also transliterated into English as Nizhniy Novgorod or Nizhni Novgorod, is the fourth largest city of the Russian Federation, ranking after Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Novosibirsk. ... Nizhny Tagil (Ни́жний Таги́л, also transliterated Nizhniy Tagil and Nižnij Tagil) is a city in Russia, located in the Sverdlovsk Oblast in the Ural Mountains (57° 56 N, 60° 00 E). ... Originally founded as a Soviet forced labor camp in 1935, Norilsk is now a major city in Krasnoyarsk Krai with some 175,000 residents. ... Novosibirsk (Russian Новосиби́рск, pop. ... Velikiy Novgorod (Но́вгород) is the foremost historic city of North-Western Russia, situated on the highway (and railway) connecting Moscow and St Petersburg. ... Novokuznetsk (Russian Новокузне́цк, pop. ... Obninsk is a city in Kaluga Oblast of Russia, 100 km south-west of Moscow. ... Omsk from space, April 1994 Omsk (Омск in Russian), a city in the southwest of Siberia in Russia, capital of the Omsk Oblast. ... Orenburg (Оренбу́рг) is a city on the Ural River and the administrative center of Orenburg Oblast in the Volga Federal District of Russia. ... Orel or Oryol (Орёл) is a city in Russia, administrative center of the Oryol Oblast. ... Penza (Пе́нза) is a city in Russia, administrative center of Penza Oblast in the Volga Federal District. ... Pereslavl-Zalessky (Пересла́вль-Зале́сский) is a town in Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia, on the shore of Lake Pleshcheyevo. ... Perm (Пермь, pop. ... Petropavlovsk, as seen from Avacha Bay The city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Петропавловск-Камчатский) (pop. ... Petrozavodsk (Петрозаво́дск) or Petroskoi (in Karelian/Finnish) is the capital of the Russian Republic of Karelia, with a population of 282,900. ... Pechora (Печора) is a major river in European Russia (Komi Republic and Nenetsia). ... 10-ruble Russian coin of 2003 in the Ancient cities of Russia series - commemorating Pskov Pskov (Псков, ancient spelling Пльсковъ, also Pihkva (Estonian), Pleskau (German) and Psków (Polish)) is an ancient Russian city, located in the north-west of Russia near the present-day border with Estonia, on the river... Ryazan (Ряза́нь) is a city in Central Russia federal district, the administrative center of the Ryazan Oblast. ... Central market near Nativity Cathedral. ... The kremlin in Rostov Rostov (Russian: Росто́в) is one of the oldest towns in Russia and an important tourist centre of the so called Golden ring. ... Rybinsk (Ры́бинск) is a city in Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia, at the confluence of the Volga and Sheksna. ... Samara (Russian: Сама́ра), from 1935 to 1991—Kuybyshev (Russian: Ку́йбышев), is a major city situated on the Volga River in the southeastern part of European Russia, Privolzhsky (Volga) Federal District, the administrative center of Samara Oblast. ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and Petrograd (Петрогра́д, 1914–1924), is a city located in Northwestern Russia on the delta of the river Neva at the east end of the Gulf of Finland... Saransk from space Saransk (Russian: ; Mordvin: Саран ош) is a city in central European Russia, capital of the republic of Mordovia. ... Saratov flag Saratov (Сара́тов) is a major city in southern European Russia. ... Semiluki (Russian:Семилуки) is a town in Voronezh Oblast, Russia. ... Severodvinsk (Северодви́нск) is a city in Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia. ... Seversk (Северск) is a town (since 1956) in Tomsk Oblast, Russia on the bank of Tom River. ... Ulyanovsk (Улья́новск, formerly Simbirsk (Симби́рск)) is a city on the Volga River in Russia. ... A view of Smolensk in 1912 Smolensk (Russian: Смоленск;, Belarusian: Смаленск) is a city in western Russia, located on the Dniepr river at 54. ... Sochi Coat of Arms, adopted on 15 June 1967 Sochi (Russian: Со́чи) is the most popular Russian resort, situated in the Krasnodar Krai, near the Russian border with Abkhazia, Georgia. ... Stavropol (Ста́врополь) is a city located in southwestern Russia. ... Strezhevoy (Стрежевой) — town (since 1978) in Tomsk Oblast, on the shore of canal of Ob River. ... Surgut (Сургу́т) is a city in Russia, the largest city in the autonomous district of Khantia-Mansia. ... Syktyvkar (Сыктывка́р) is a city in Russia, and the capital of the Komi Republic. ... Tambov (Тамбо́в) is a city in Russia, administrative center of Tambov Oblast. ... View of Tobolsk in the 1910s. ... Tolyatti (Толья́тти) is a city in Samara Oblast, Russia. ... Tomsk (Томск) (2002 pop. ... Tula (Ту́ла) is an industrial city in the European part of Russia located 165 km to the south of Moscow, on the river Upa, at 54°13′ N 37°36′ E. Population (1990): approx. ... Tutayev (Тута́ев) is a town in Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia. ... Tvers coat of arms depicts grand ducal crown placed on a throne. ... Tyumen (Тюме́нь) is a city in Russia, administrative center of Tyumen Oblast in the Urals Federal District . ... Ufas coat of arms Ufa city(view from Yakutov park) Monument of Friendship between Bashkiria and Russia Salavat Yulaev - a Bashkir national hero A mosque in Ufa. ... Transfiguration cathedral in the kremlin Uglich (Russian: У́глич, pronounced ooglitch) is a historic town in Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia, on the Volga River. ... Ulan-Ude (Ула́н-Удэ́, Buryat: Улаан-Удэ), formerly Verkhneudinsk (Верхнеу́динск), the capital of Buryatia, Russia, is located at the foot of the mountains and is divided into two parts by the Uda river, a tributary of the Selenga river. ... Ulyanovsk (Улья́новск, formerly Simbirsk (Симби́рск)) is a city on the Volga River in Russia. ... Velikiye Luki (also transliterated as Velikie Luki, Russian Великие Луки) - city in Russia, in Pskov Oblast. ... Photo of Vladikavkaz cathedral mosque in 1912. ... Vladimir (Влади́мир) is a city in Russia, administrative center of Vladimir Oblast. ... Vladivostok Train Station. ...   Volgograd? (Волгогра́д) (population: 1,012,000), formerly called   Tsaritsyn? (Цари́цын) (1598 - 1925) and   Stalingrad? (Сталингра́д) (1925 - 1961) is a city on the west bank of Volga river in southwestern Volgograd Oblast (province), Northern Caucasus district, Russia. ... St Sophia Cathedral (1568-70) is the central monument of the Episcopal House, traditionally (though erroneously) called Vologda Kremlin. ... Volzhsky (Во́лжский; also transliterated Volzhskiy and Volžskij) is an industrial city in the Volgograd Oblast of Russia. ... Vorkuta (Воркута́), population about 116,000, is a coal mining community in the Komi Republic of Russia just north of the Arctic circle in the Pechora coal basin, at 67°30′ N 64°00′ E. It had its origin in one of the more notorious concentration camps of the Gulag which... Voronezh (Воро́неж) is a large city in the south of Central Russia, not far from Ukraine. ... Vyborg from the tower of the castle Vyborg (transcription of Russian Выборг , finnish Viipuri) is a town with 70,000 inhabitants at Russias border to Finland, on the Karelian Isthmus, close to Saint Petersburg. ... The tower of ostrog, a XVII century Russian fort in Yakutsk Yakutsk (Russian: ; Yakut: Дьокуускай) (pop. ... Yaroslavl (Russian: ) is a city in Russia, an administrative center of Yaroslavl Oblast, located 250 km NE of Moscow at 57°37′ N 39°51′ E The historical part of the city is located at confluence of Volga and Kotorosl. ... Photograph of snow-covered Yekaterinburg Yekaterinburgs Church on the Blood, built on the spot where the Tsar and his family were executed. ... Yoshkar-Ola (Йошка́р-Ола́) is a city in Russia, capital of the Mari El republic. ... Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (Ю́жно-Сахали́нск) is a city in Sakhalin, Russia, administrative center of the Sakhalin Oblast. ...


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