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En NameTver
Ru NameТверь
Image SkylineTver nikitin.jpg
Image CaptionAfanasy Nikitin Embankment
Map Label Positionbottom
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Tver (Tver oblast).png
Image FlagFlag of Tver.png
Federal SubjectTver Oblast
Adm Ctr OfTver Oblast
Adm Ctr Of Ref
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurTver Urban Okrug
Leader TitleMayor
Leader NameVladimir Babichev
Representative BodyCity Duma
Area Km2152
Pop 2010census403726
Pop 2010census Rank46th
Pop 2002census408903
Pop 2002census Rank45th
Established Date1135
Prev Name1Tver
Prev Name1 Date1931
Prev Name2Kalinin
Prev Name2 Date1991
Postal Codes170000-170043
Postal Codes Ref
Dialing Codes4822
Dialing Codes Ref
DateMay 2010

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Tver ( ) is a city and the administrative center of Tver Oblast, Russia. Population: 403,726 (2010 Census preliminary results); 408,903 (2002 Census);

Tver, which is north of Moscow, was formerly the capital of a powerful medieval state and a model provincial town in the Russian Empire, with a population of 60,000 on January 14, 1913. It is situated at the confluence of the Volga and Tvertsa Rivers. The city was known as Kalinin ( ) from 1931 to 1990.

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