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Russia overview

Russia is a country in Europe and his population is 140,702,000 inhabitants over an area of 17,100,000 km2. Russia capital is Moscow and his main time zone (in capitale) is Europe/Moscow.

Russia iso 3166 codes are RU (alpha-2), RUS (alpha-3) and 643 (numeric). Russia FIPS code is RS. Russia currency is Ruble and the dialing code is +7.

Russia postal format is : 999999 (Postal code).

Administrative divisions in Russia : 1 Autonomous oblast (Jewish Autonomous Oblast), 21 Republics, 2 Federal cities, 9 Krais (Territories), 4 Autonomous okrugs (Autonomous districts), 46 Oblasts (Provinces), 614 Cities/towns (Cities), 16 Urban-type settlements (Urban), 1808 Raions (Districts), 8 Federal towns, 35 Okrugs (Moscow), 125 Districts (Moscow) (Moscow districts).

Largest cities in Russia are : Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Nizhniy Novgorod, Samara, Omsk, Kazan, Rostov-na-Donu, Chelyabinsk.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Moscow
Population :
140,702,000
Area :
17,100,000 km2
Iso code :
RU
dialing code :
7
Currency :
Ruble

Largest cities in Russia

CountryRussia
ContinentEurope
CapitalMoscow
Iso codesRU / RUS / 643
Time zoneEurope/Moscow
Total area17,100,000 km2
Dialing code+7
CurrencyRuble
Internet tld.ru
Postal format 999999
GDP2,113 billion dollars
GDP per capita15,018 dollars
Neighbours countriesAzerbaijan, Belarus, China, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, North Korea, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Latvia, Mongolia, Norway, Poland, Ukraine.

Russia administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Autonomous oblast (Jewish Autonomous Oblast) Level 11
Republics Level 121
Federal cities Level 12
Krais (Territories) Level 19
Autonomous okrugs (Autonomous districts) Level 14
Oblasts (Provinces) Level 146
Cities/towns (Cities) Level 2614
Urban-type settlements (Urban) Level 216
Raions (Districts) Level 21808
Federal towns Level 28
Okrugs (Moscow) Level 235
Districts (Moscow) (Moscow districts) Level 3125

Spoken languages in Russia

Airports near Moscow (Capital of Russia)

AirportCityDistance
Sheremetyevo International AirportMoscow28 km
Ostafyevo International AirportMoscow28 km
Vnukovo International AirportMoscow29 km
Chkalovskiy AirportMoscow31 km
Myachkovo AirportMoscow32 km
Ramenskoye AirportZhukovsky40 km
Domodedovo International AirportMoscow42 km
Kubinka Air BaseKubinka63 km
Yermolino AirportBalabanovo86 km
Tretyakovo AirportLukhovitsy130 km

Russia first administrative level


Largest cities in Russia

CityPopulationDistance from Moscow
Moscow10,381,2220 km
Saint Petersburg5,028,000635 km
Novosibirsk1,419,0072,815 km
Yekaterinburg1,349,7721,419 km
Nizhniy Novgorod1,284,164402 km
Samara1,134,730858 km
Omsk1,129,2812,238 km
Kazan1,104,738720 km
Rostov-na-Donu1,074,482960 km
Chelyabinsk1,062,9191,497 km
Ufa1,033,3381,166 km
Volgograd1,011,417912 km
Perm982,4191,157 km
Krasnoyarsk927,2003,356 km
Saratov863,725725 km
Voronezh848,752466 km
Tol’yatti702,879794 km
Krasnodar649,8511,196 km
Ulyanovsk640,680704 km
Izhevsk631,038968 km
Yaroslavl606,730250 km
Barnaul599,5792,935 km
Vladivostok587,0226,423 km
Irkutsk586,6954,207 km
Khabarovsk579,0006,147 km
Khabarovsk Vtoroy578,3036,153 km
Orenburg550,2041,229 km
Novokuznetsk539,6163,119 km
Ryazan’520,173182 km
Tyumen519,1191,712 km
Lipetsk515,655373 km
Penza512,602556 km
Naberezhnyye Chelny509,870925 km
Kalininskiy504,641637 km
Astrakhan’502,5331,273 km
Makhachkala497,9591,589 km
Tomsk485,5192,881 km
Kemerovo477,0902,990 km
Tula468,825173 km
Kirov457,383791 km
Cheboksary446,781602 km
Kaliningrad434,9541,089 km
Bryansk427,236348 km
Ivanovo420,839249 km
Magnitogorsk413,3511,401 km
Kursk409,431457 km
Tver400,212162 km
Nizhniy Tagil381,1161,376 km
Stavropol’363,0641,231 km
Ulan-Ude360,2784,425 km
Arkhangel’sk356,051991 km
Belgorod345,289576 km
Kurgan343,1291,732 km
Kaluga338,978161 km
Krasnogvargeisky337,091631 km
Sochi327,6081,361 km
Orël324,200326 km
Volzhskiy323,293915 km
Smolensk320,991370 km
Murmansk319,2631,490 km
Vladikavkaz317,3701,503 km
Cherepovets315,738377 km
Vologda314,900410 km
Vladimir310,024179 km
Chita308,5004,742 km
Saransk303,394513 km
Surgut300,3672,140 km
Tambov290,933418 km
Yoshkar-Ola279,100643 km
Taganrog279,056952 km
Kostroma277,656302 km
Komsomolsk-on-Amur275,9086,073 km
Nal’chik272,8001,430 km
Sterlitamak267,2311,200 km
Petrozavodsk265,025697 km
Bratsk256,6003,844 km
Dzerzhinsk256,537367 km
Orsk246,8361,471 km
Nizhnevartovsk244,9372,309 km
Angarsk243,1584,169 km
Mar’ino243,00013 km
Novorossiysk241,8561,228 km
Yakutsk235,6004,889 km
Nizhnekamsk234,297890 km
Syktyvkar230,1391,005 km
Staryy Oskol226,977496 km
Groznyy226,1001,500 km
Shakhty221,312913 km
Blagoveshchensk221,2965,620 km
Prokop’yevsk219,0003,089 km
Rybinsk216,724266 km
Vykhino-Zhulebino216,00014 km
Zelenograd215,72737 km
Biysk215,4303,062 km
Velikiy Novgorod215,062491 km
Centralniy214,625633 km
Vasyl'evsky Ostrov203,058638 km
Pskov201,990609 km
Severnyy200,00021 km
Balakovo199,572785 km


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