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Country  Russia
Area  92 km²
Federal subject  Chechen Republic
Local time  Saturday 1:48 PM
Gudermes photoswikimapiaorgp0002892744bigjpg

Administratively subordinated to  town of republic significance of Gudermes
Administrative center of  town of republic significance of Gudermes, Gudermessky District
Municipal district  Gudermessky Municipal District
Urban settlement  Gudermesskoye Urban Settlement
Weather  11°C, Wind E at 3 km/h, 59% Humidity

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Gudermes (Russian: Гудерме́с; Chechen: Гуьмсе, Gümse or Гутӏермаӏас, Guthermajas) is a town in the Chechen Republic, Russia, located on the Sunzha River 36 kilometers (22 mi) east of Grozny, the republic's capital. Population: 45,631 (2010 Census); 33,756 (2002 Census); 38,089 (1989 Census); 32,000 (1970).


Map of Gudermes, Chechnya, Russia

Chechnya fighting continues in gudermes


Gudermes had rural locality status until 1941. Later, it became a railroad junction between Rostov-on-Don, Baku, Astrakhan, and Mozdok.

Administrative and municipal status

Within the framework of administrative divisions, Gudermes serves as the administrative center of Gudermessky 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 Gudermes—an administrative unit with the status equal to that of the districts. As a municipal division, the town of republic significance of Gudermes is incorporated within Gudermessky Municipal District as Gudermesskoye Urban Settlement.


Gudermes is home to oil extraction industry.


Gudermes Wikipedia