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Pskov (English)
Псков (Russian)
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Krom (or Kremlin) in Pskov

Location of Pskov Oblast in Russia
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Coat of arms
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City Day July 23
Administrative status
Country Russia
Federal subject Pskov Oblast
Administrative center of Pskov Oblast, Pskovsky District
Municipal status
Urban okrug Pskov Urban Okrug
City Head Ivan Tsetsersky
Representative body City Duma
Statistics
Area 95.5 km2 (36.9 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census,
preliminary)
203,281 inhabitants
- Rank in 2010 91st
Population (2002 Census) 202,780 inhabitants
- Rank in 2002 90th
Density 2,129/km2 (5,514/sq mi)
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)
Founded 903
Postal code(s) 180xxx
Dialing code(s) +7 8112
Official website

Pskov (Russian: Псков, ancient Russian spelling Пльсковъ (Pleskov)) is an old city in the northwest of Russia. It is about 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of the Estonian border, on the Velikaya River.

Sister cities

Pskov is twinned with the following cities:

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