Novocheboksarsk

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Novocheboksarsk
Новочебоксарск
Other transcription(s)
 • ChuvashҪӗнӗ Шупашкар
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Location of Novocheboksarsk
Novocheboksarsk is located in Russia
Novocheboksarsk
Novocheboksarsk
Location of Novocheboksarsk
Novocheboksarsk is located in Chuvash Republic
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Novocheboksarsk
Novocheboksarsk (Chuvash Republic)
Coordinates: 56°08′N 47°30′E / 56.133°N 47.500°E / 56.133; 47.500Coordinates: 56°08′N 47°30′E / 56.133°N 47.500°E / 56.133; 47.500
CountryRussia
Federal subjectChuvashia[1]
FoundedNovember 18, 1960[2]
City status since1971[2]
Government
 • BodyCity Assembly of Deputies
 • Head[3]Oleg Biryukov[3]
Area
 • Total36.7 km2 (14.2 sq mi)
Elevation
90 m (300 ft)
Population
 • Total124,097
 • Estimate 
(2018)[5]
126,626 (+2%)
 • Rank131st in 2010
 • Density3,400/km2 (8,800/sq mi)
 • Subordinated tocity of republic significance of Novocheboksarsk[1]
 • Capital ofcity of republic significance of Novocheboksarsk[1]
 • Urban okrugNovocheboksarsk Urban Okrug[6]
 • Capital ofNovocheboksarsk Urban Okrug[6]
Time zoneUTC+3 (MSK Edit this on Wikidata[7])
Postal code(s)[8]
429950–429952, 429954–429956, 429958–429960, 429965
OKTMO ID97710000001
Twin townsŽatec, Klimovsk, SterlitamakEdit this on Wikidata
Websitegov.cap.ru/main.asp?govid=82

Novocheboksarsk (Russian: Новочебокса́рск; Chuvash: Ҫӗнӗ Шупашкар, Śĕnĕ Šupaškar) is a city in the Chuvash Republic, Russia. It is located on the southern bank of the Volga River. It is a satellite city of Cheboksary, the capital of Chuvashia.

History[change | change source]

Novocheboksarsk was founded in 1960 and was given city status in 1971.[2]

Twin towns and sister cities[change | change source]

Novocheboksarsk is twinned with:

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Law #28
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "General Information" (in Russian). Chuvash Republic. Retrieved September 3, 2017.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Official website of Novocheboksarsk. Oleg Borisovich Biryukov, Head of Novocheboksarsk Administration
  4. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1 [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012.
  5. "26. Численность постоянного населения Российской Федерации по муниципальным образованиям на 1 января 2018 года". Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved 23 January 2019.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Law #37
  7. "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Russian). 3 June 2011. Retrieved 19 January 2019.
  8. Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Russian Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (in Russian)