kidzsearch.com > wiki  

Pskov



KidzSearch Safe Wikipedia for Kids.
Jump to: navigation, search
Pskov (English)
Псков (Russian)
-  City  -
Pskov asv07-2018 Kremlin aerial1.jpg
Missing map.svg
Pskovgfull.svg
Flag of Pskov (Pskov oblast).svg
Coat of arms
Flag
City DayJuly 23
Administrative status (as of February 2009)
CountryRussia
Federal subjectPskov Oblast
Administratively subordinated toCity of Pskov
Municipal status (as of February 2005)
Urban okrugPskov Urban Okrug
City HeadIvan Tsetsersky
Representative bodyCity Duma
Statistics
Population (2010 Census,
preliminary)
203,279 inhabitants[1]
Rank in 201091st
Time zoneMSK (UTC+04:00)
First mentioned903
Postal code(s)180xxx
Dialing code(s)+7 8112
Official website
Pskov on WikiCommons

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.

History

There was Pskov feudal republic depended of Novgorod.

Sister cities

Pskov is twinned with the following cities:

References

  1. "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. 

Other websites