Ulyanovsk

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/