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Saransk (English)
Саранск (Russian)
Саранош (Moksha)
Саран ош  (Erzya)
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City DayJune 12
Administrative status (as of May 2014)
Federal subjectRepublic of Mordovia
Administratively subordinated tocity of republic significance of Saransk
Capital ofRepublic of Mordovia
Administrative center ofcity of republic significance of Saransk
Municipal status (as of March 2010)
Urban okrugSaransk Urban Okrug
Administrative center ofSaransk Urban Okrug
Head of AdministrationPyotr Tultayev
Representative bodyCouncil of Deputies
Area383 km2 (148 sq mi)[1]
Population (2010 Census,
297,415 inhabitants[2]
Rank in 201064th
Density777/km2 (2,012/sq mi)[3]
Time zoneMSK (UTC+04:00)
City status since1780
Postal code(s)430000–430013, 430015–430019, 430021, 430023–430025, 430027, 430028, 430030–430034, 430700, 430899, 430950, 995300
Dialing code(s)+7 8342
Official website

Saransk (Russian: Саранск; Moksha: Саранош) is the capital city of the Republic of Mordovia, Russia. In 2010 there were 297,415 people living there.

Twin towns − Sister cities[change | change source]

Saransk is twinned with:

References[change | change source]

  1. "Саранск — столица Мордовии". Администрация городского округа Саранск. Archived from the original on August 22, 2011. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  2. "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1[[Category:Articles containing Russian-language text]]" [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. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help); URL–wikilink conflict (help)
  3. 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.

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