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En NameTambov
Ru NameТамбов
Image SkylineTambov,Kazanskiy.JPG
Image CaptionThe church of the Mother of God of Kazan
Map Label Positiontop
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Tambov (Tambov oblast) (1781).png
HolidayAugust 5
Federal SubjectTambov Oblast
Adm Ctr OfTambov Oblast
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurTambov Urban Okrug
Leader TitleMayor
Leader NamePyotr Chernovanov
Representative BodyCity Duma
Area Km2153.1
Pop 2010census280457
Pop 2010census Rank65th
Pop 2002census293658
Pop 2002census Rank63rd
Established Date1636
Postal Codes392000
Dialing Codes4752
DateMay 2010

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Tambov ( ) is a city and the administrative center of Tambov Oblast, Russia, located at the confluence of the Tsna and Studenets Rivers 480 km southeast of Moscow. Population: 280,457 (2010 Census); 293,658 (2002 Census)); It is served by Tambov Donskoye Airport and is also home to Tambov air base, as well as a large industrial center.

The name "Tambov" originates from the Moksha language word томба tomba meaning wetland.

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