Saratov

Essentials

Saratov


Basic facts
Name in Russian Саратов
Status City-municipality and administrative centre of the Saratov Region
Location On the River Volga (Volgogradskoe Reservoir)
Distance 630km south of Nizhny Novgorod, 850km south-east of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 840,785 people (2014)
Founded 1590
City Day Second Sunday in September
Official Website http://www.saratovmer.ru/