Ulyanovsk

Essentials

Uliyanovsk


Basic facts
Name in Russian Ульяновск
Status City-municipality and administrative centre of the Ulyanovsk Region
Location On the River Volga (Kuibyshevskoe Reservoir)
Distance 445km south-east of Nizhny Novgorod, 860km east of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 616,672 people (2014)
Founded 1648
Former Names Simbirsk, Sinbirsk
City Day 12 June
Official Website http://www.ulmeria.ru/