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En NameProkopyevsk
Ru NameПрокопьевск
Map Label Positionright
Federal SubjectKemerovo Oblast
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurProkopyevsk Urban Okrug
Leader TitleMayor
Leader NameValery Garanin
Representative BodyCity Duma
Pop 2010census210200
Pop 2010census Rank88th
Pop 2002census224597
Pop 2002census Rank81st
Established Date1731
Postal Codes653000
Dialing Codes3846
DateApril 2010

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Prokopyevsk ( ) is a city in Kemerovo Oblast, Russia. Population: It was founded in 1918 as the settlement of Prokopyevsky ( ) from the existing villages of Monastyrskoye and Prokopyevskoye, and was granted town status and renamed in 1931.

Prokopyevsk is one of the main centers of the extraction of coking coal in the Kuznetsk Basin (Kuzbass).

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