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En NameIzhevsk
Ru NameИжевск
Loc Name1Иж, Ижкар
Loc Lang1Udmurt
Image SkylineIzhevsk 3.jpg
Map Label Positionright
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Izhevsk (Udmurtia).png
Image FlagFlag of Izhevsk (Udmurtia).png
HolidayJune 12
Federal SubjectUdmurt Republic
Capital OfUdmurt Republic
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurIzhevsk Urban Okrug
Leader TitleHead
Leader NameAlexander Ushakov
Representative BodyCity Duma
Area Km2316.66
Pop 2010census628116
Pop 2010census Rank19th
Pop 2002census632140
Pop 2002census Rank20th
Established DateApril 10, 1760
Prev Name1Ustinov
Prev Name1 Date1987
Postal Codes426xxx
Dialing Codes3412
DateApril 2010

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Izhevsk ( ; , Iž, Ižkar) is the capital city of the Udmurt Republic, Russia, situated on the Izh River in the Western Urals. Population:

From 1984 to 1987 Izhevsk carried the name Ustinov ( , in honor of Minister of Defense of the USSR, Marshal of the Soviet Union, Dmitry Ustinov). The city is an important industrial center, and is the economic, industrial and administrative hub of the republic. Izhevsk is especially noted for its military industry, with Russia's biggest munitions enterprise, Izhmash, manufacturer of the AK-47, based in the city.

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