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En NameMytishchi
Ru NameМытищи
Image SkylineMytischi railway station.jpg
Image CaptionMytishchi railway station
Map Label Positiontop
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Mytishchinsky rayon (Moscow oblast).png
Image FlagFlag of Mytishchi (Moscow oblast).png
HolidayOne of the Sundays in September
Federal SubjectMoscow Oblast
Adm Ctr OfMytishchinsky District
Inhabloc CatCity
Mun District JurMytishchinsky Municipal District
Urban Settlement JurMytishchi Urban Settlement
Leader TitleHead
Leader NameAlexander Kazakov
Representative BodyCouncil of Deputies
Area Km234.59
Pop 2010census173341
Pop 2010census Rank105th
Pop 2002census159900
Pop 2002census Rank106th
Established Date1460
Dialing Codes495
DateMay 2010

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Mytishchi ( ) is a city and the administrative center of Mytishchinsky District of Moscow Oblast, Russia, which lies to the northeast of Russia's capital Moscow, on the Yauza River and the Moscow Yaroslavl railroad. The city is is the oblast's largest center for industry (machine building, arms industry in particular) and education. Population: 173,341 (2010 Census preliminary results); 159,900 (2002 Census); 125,000 (1973); 60,000 (1939).

Mytishchi is famous for its aqueduct, built in the 18th century by order of Catherine the Great. It was the first water supply constructed in Russia to provide the Kremlin with pure water.

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