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Blagoveshchensk, Republic of Bashkortostan

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Local time  Saturday 11:57 PM
Country  Russia
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Federal subject  Republic of Bashkortostan
Administratively subordinated to  town of republic significance of Blagoveshchensk
Administrative center of  Blagoveshchensky District, town of republic significance of Blagoveshchensk
Municipal district  Blagoveshchensky Municipal District
Weather  -2°C, Wind S at 19 km/h, 83% Humidity

Blagoveshchensk (Russian: Благове́щенск; Bashkir: Благовещен) is a town in the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia, located 42 kilometers (26 mi) north of Ufa on the right bank of the Belaya River. Population: 34,239 (2010 Census); 32,989 (2002 Census); 27,705 (1989 Census).


Map of Blagoveshchensk, Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia


It was founded in 1756 as a settlement serving the copper melting works and was granted town status in 1941.

Administrative and municipal status

Within the framework of administrative divisions, Blagoveshchensk serves as the administrative center of Blagoveshchensky District, even though it is not a part of it. As an administrative division, it is incorporated separately as the town of republic significance of Blagoveshchensk—an administrative unit with the status equal to that of the districts. As a municipal division, the town of republic significance of Blagoveshchensk is incorporated within Blagoveshchensky Municipal District as Blagoveshchensk Urban Settlement.


Blagoveshchensk, Republic of Bashkortostan Wikipedia

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