Yaroslavl

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Yaroslavl (English)
Ярославль (Russian)
-  City[1]  -
Yarolslav colage.png
Yaroslavl
Map of Russia - Yaroslavl Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location of Yaroslavl Oblast in Russia
Yaroslavl is located in Yaroslavl Oblast
Yaroslavl
Location of Yaroslavl in Yaroslavl Oblast
Coordinates: 57°37′N 39°51′E / 57.617°N 39.85°E / 57.617; 39.85Coordinates: 57°37′N 39°51′E / 57.617°N 39.85°E / 57.617; 39.85
Coat of Arms of Yaroslavl (1995).png
Flag of Yaroslavl.png
Coat of arms
Flag
Administrative status (as of December 2011)
Country Russia
Federal subject Yaroslavl Oblast[1]
Administratively subordinated to city of oblast significance of Yaroslavl[1]
Municipal status (as of December 2011)
Urban okrug Yaroslavl Urban Okrug[2]
Mayor[4] Alexander Nechayev (acting)[3]
Representative body City Duma[4]
Statistics
Area 205.80 km2 (79.46 sq mi)[5]
Population (2010 Census,
preliminary)
591,486 inhabitants[6]
Rank in 2010 23rd
Population (2015 est.) 603,961 inhabitants
Density 2,874 /km2 (7,444 /sq mi)[7]
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)
Founded 1010[8]
Postal code(s) 150000—150066[9]
Dialing code(s) +7 4852[10]
Official website
Yaroslavl on WikiCommons

Yaroslavl is a Russian city on the Volga River. It was founded in 1010. It is one of the largest cities in Russia. The city's centre is a World Heritage Site. It is one of the Golden Ring cities, a group of historic cities northeast of Moscow.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Law #12-z
  2. Law #65-z
  3. "Мэрия Ярославля: обязанности мэра исполняет Нечаев". Gazeta.ru. Gazeta.ru. July 15, 2013. http://www.gazeta.ru/politics/news/2013/07/15/n_3042453.shtml. Retrieved October 7, 2013.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Устав города Ярославля" (in Russian). Yaroslavl City Administration. http://www.city-yar.ru/data/Unsorted/ustav.doc. Retrieved September 8, 2011.[dead link]
  5. [1][dead link]
  6. "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1 [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1)]" (in Russian). Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. http://www.gks.ru/free_doc/new_site/perepis2010/croc/perepis_itogi1612.htm. Retrieved June 29, 2012.
  7. 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.
  8. "История" (in Russian). Yaroslavl City Administration. http://www.city-yar.ru/home/city.html. Retrieved September 8, 2011.[dead link]
  9. "List of postal codes" (in Russian). Russian Post. http://info.russianpost.ru/database/ops.html. Retrieved September 8, 2011.[dead link]
  10. "Коды областных центров (City codes)" (in Russian). Beeline. http://mobile.beeline.ru/media/Abonents/Geography/For_guests/City%20codes%20%28rus%29.pdf. Retrieved September 8, 2011.