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En NameVoronezh
Ru NameВоронеж
Image SkylineVoronezh.JPG
Image CaptionView of Voronezh
Map Label Positionright
Image FlagFlag of Voronezh.gif
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Voronezh.gif
HolidaySecond Sunday of September
Federal SubjectVoronezh Oblast
Adm Ctr OfVoronezh Oblast
Adm Ctr Of Ref
Mun Data As OfJune 2008
Urban Okrug JurVoronezh Urban Okrug
Urban Okrug Jur Ref
Leader TitleHead
Leader Title Ref
Leader NameSergey Koliukh
Representative BodyCity Duma
Representative Body Ref
Area Km2590.43
Pop 2010census889989
Pop 2010census Rank15th
Pop 2002census848752
Pop 2002census Rank16th
Established Date1585, or 1586
Established Date Ref
Postal Codes3940xx
Dialing Codes473
DateSeptember 2009

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Voronezh ( ) is a city in southwestern Russia, the administrative center of Voronezh Oblast. It is located on both sides of the Voronezh River, 12 km away from where it flows into the Don. It is an operating center of the Southeastern Railway (connecting European Russia with Ural and Siberia, as well as Caucasus and Ukraine), as well as the center of the Don Highway (Moscow-Rostov-on-Don). Population: 889,989 (2010 Census preliminary results); 660,000 (1970); 447,000 (1959); 344,000 (1939); 120,000 (1926). The city is divided into six administrative districts: Kominternovsky, Leninsky, Levoberezhny, Sovetsky, Tsentralny, and Zheleznodorozhny.

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