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En NameBalakovo
Ru NameБалаково
Image SkylineУсадьба Мальцева.jpg
Map Label Positionbottom
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Balakovo (Saratov oblast).png
Federal SubjectSaratov Oblast
Inhabloc CatCity
Mun District JurBalakovsky Municipal District
Urban Settlement JurBalakovo Urban Settlement
Area Km279
Pop 2010census199573
Pop 2010census Rank94th
Pop 2002census200470
Pop 2002census Rank92nd
Established Date1762
Postal Codes413800
Dialing Codes8453
DateMay 2010

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Balakovo ( ) is a city in Saratov Oblast, Russia. Population:

Founded in 1762, it was granted town status in 1913.

Balakovo is the location of the Saratov Hydroelectric Station on the Volga River and the Balakovo Nuclear Power Plant. It is served by Balakovo Airport which currently does not work.

There is a speedway team called SK Turbina.

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