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Pskov (English)
Псков (Russian)
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Kremlin in Pskov 1.JPG
Krom (or Kremlin) in Pskov
Map of Russia - Pskov Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location of Pskov Oblast in Russia
Coordinates: 57°49′N 28°20′E / 57.817°N 28.333°E / 57.817; 28.333Coordinates: 57°49′N 28°20′E / 57.817°N 28.333°E / 57.817; 28.333
Flag of Pskov (Pskov oblast).png
Coat of arms
City DayJuly 23
Administrative status
Federal subjectPskov Oblast
Administrative center ofPskov Oblast, Pskovsky District
Municipal status
Urban okrugPskov Urban Okrug
City HeadIvan Tsetsersky
Representative bodyCity Duma
Area95.5 km2 (36.9 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census,
203,281 inhabitants[1]
Rank in 201091st
Population (2002 Census)202,780 inhabitants[2]
Rank in 200290th
Density2,129/km2 (5,514/sq mi)[3]
Time zoneMSK (UTC+04:00)
Postal code(s)180xxx
Dialing code(s)+7 8112
Official website

Pskov (Russian: Псков, ancient Russian spelling Пльсковъ (Pleskov)) is an old city in the northwest of Russia. It is about 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of the Estonian border, on the Velikaya River.

Sister cities

Pskov is twinned with the following cities:


  1. "Предварительные итоги Всероссийской переписи населения 2010 года [Preliminary results of the 2010 All-Russian Population Census]" (in Russian). Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  2. "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек [Population of Russia, its federal districts, federal subjects, districts, urban localities, rural localities—administrative centers, and rural localities with population of over 3,000]" (in Russian). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002). Federal State Statistics Service. May 21, 2004. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  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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