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Dnipropetrovsk (Дніпропетровськ)
Dnepropetrovsk (Днепропетровск)
City of regional significance
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Transfiguration Cathedral, central Dnipropetrovsk skyline, Merefa-Kherson bridge, Monastyrsky Island and Dnieper river
Flag of Dnipropetrovsk (Дніпропетровськ)Dnepropetrovsk (Днепропетровск)
Coat of arms of Dnipropetrovsk (Дніпропетровськ)Dnepropetrovsk (Днепропетровск)
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): Dnipro
Location in Dnipropetrovsk Oblast
Location in Dnipropetrovsk Oblast
Dnipropetrovsk (Дніпропетровськ)Dnepropetrovsk (Днепропетровск) is located in Ukraine
Dnipropetrovsk (Дніпропетровськ)
Dnepropetrovsk (Днепропетровск)
Location of Dnipropetrovsk in Ukraine
Coordinates: 48°27′N 34°59′E / 48.45°N 34.983°E / 48.45; 34.983Coordinates: 48°27′N 34°59′E / 48.45°N 34.983°E / 48.45; 34.983
Country  Ukraine
Oblast  Dnipropetrovsk Oblast
City Municipality

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Historic Governorate Yekaterinoslav
Founded 1776 (Template:Years ago years ago)
City Status 1778
Administrative HQ Dnipropetrovsk City Hall,
75 Karl Marks Ave.
 • Type City council, regional
 • Governing body Dnipropetrovsk City Council
 • Mayor Borys Filatov (UKROP)[1]
 • MPs: Yakov Bezbakh
Maksim Kuryachy (PPB)
Andriy Denisenko (PPB)
Borys Filatov
Ivan Kulichenko (PPB)
 • City of regional significance 405 km2 (156 sq mi)
Elevation 155 m (509 ft)
Population (2015)
 • City of regional significance Decrease 979,046
 • Rank 3rd, UA
 • Density 2,452/km2 (6,350/sq mi)
 • Metro 1,460,000
Demonym(s) Dnipropetrovetsʹ, Dnipropetrovchanka, Dnipropetrovtsi
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 49000
Area code(s) +380 56(2)
GDP 207.9 million [2]
Website dniprorada.gov.ua

Dnipropetrovsk (Ukrainian: Дніпропетровськ) is a city in Ukraine and is the third largest city in Ukraine. About 1 million people live there. It lies southeast of Ukraine's capital city, Kiev. It was founded in 1776. Dnipropetrovsk is one of the key places for the nuclear, arms and space industries from the former Soviet Union.

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