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En NameShakhty
Ru NameШахты
Image SkylineShakhty.jpg
Image CaptionA view of the city from the XBK region
Map Label Positionbottom
Image CoaCoat of arms of Shakhty.png
HolidayThird Sunday of September
Federal SubjectRostov Oblast
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurShakhty Urban Okrug
Leader TitleMayor
Leader NameVladimir Mamonov (acting)
Representative BodyCity Duma
Area Km2158.2
Pop 2010census240152
Pop 2010census Rank78th
Pop 2002census222592
Pop 2002census Rank83rd
Established DateOctober 3, 1867
Postal Codes346500
Dialing Codes8636
DateMay 2010

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Shakhty ( ) is a city in Rostov Oblast, Russia, located on the southeastern spur of Donetsk mountain ridge, 75 km (46.6 mi) northeast of Rostov-on-Don. Its population was 240,152 per the preliminary results of the 2010 Census; up from 222,592 recorded in the 2002 Census.

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