Mytishchi (Roushie: Мытищи) is a ceety an the admeenistrative center o Mytishchinsky Destrict o Moscow Oblast, Roushie, that lees tae the northeast o Roushie's caipital Moscow, on the Yauza River an the Moscow–Yaroslavl railwey. Population: 173,160 (2010 Census);[1] 159,900 (2002 Census);[5] 154,068 (1989 Census);[6] 125,000 (1973); 60,000 (1939).


Mytishchi railway station
Mytishchi railway station
Banner o Mytishchi
Coat of airms o Mytishchi
Coat airms
Location o Mytishchi
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Coordinates: 55°55′N 37°46′E / 55.917°N 37.767°E / 55.917; 37.767Coordinates: 55°55′N 37°46′E / 55.917°N 37.767°E / 55.917; 37.767
Federal subjectMoscow Oblast
Admeenistrative destrictMytishchinsky Destrict
 • BodiCooncil o Deputies
 • HeadAlexander Kazakov
 • Total34.59 km2 (13.36 sq mi)
150 m (490 ft)
 • Total173,160
 • Estimate 
211,606 (+22.2%)
 • Rank105t in 2010
 • Density5,000/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
 • Caipital oMytishchinsky Destrict
 • Municipal destrictMytishchinsky Municipal Destrict
 • Urban settlementMytishchi Urban Settlement
Time zoneUTC+3 (Moscow Time Edit this on Wikidata[3])
Postal code(s)[4]
141000–141021Edit this on Wikidata
Dialin code(s)+7 495
City DayAne o the Sundays in September
Twin tounsGabrovo, Lecco, Montreuil, Panevėžys, Barysaw, Düren, Płock, ChernihivEdit this on Wikidata
OKTMO ID46746000001

Mytishchi is famous for its aqueduct, biggit in the 18t century bi order o Catherine the Great. It wis the first watter supply constructit in Roushie tae provide the Kremlin wi pure watter.

The ceety is the oblast's lairgest centre for industry (machine biggin, airms industry in pairticular) an eddication.


The first dounset o auncient fowk (hunters an fishermen) is datit tae the 6t–8t millennia BCE, i.e. in the late Stone Age. In the 8t–9t centuries, first Slavic tribes (Vyatichs an Krivichs) began settlin here. In an aroon the Mytishchi destrict aboot a dozen o siclike settlements (11t–13t centuries) are kent.

The dounset o Mytishchi haes been kent syne 1460, syne the 19t century as Bolshiye Mytishchi (Большие Мытищи). The history o the veelage is close linkit tae the Yauzsky port. Mytishchi wis an important place on the tred ship route. Throuch this site commercial ships haed been hauled athort on wheels, rollers, or skids frae the Yauza River tae the Klyazma River. Merchants haed tae pey a duty for this. The dounset got its name thanks tae the duty, that haed been kent as myt (мыт).

In the middle o the 19t century, the population o the veelage wis 389. Toun status wis grantit in 1925.

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  1. a b Roushie Federal State Stateestics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 Aw-Roushie Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года [2010 Aw-Roushie Population Census] (in Roushie). Federal State Stateestics Service.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
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  3. "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Roushie). 3 Juin 2011. Retrieved 19 Januar 2019.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  4. Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Russian Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (in Roushie)
  5. Roushie Federal State Stateestics Service (21 Mey 2004). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population o Roushie, Its Federal Destricts, Federal Subjects, Destricts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Admeenistrative Centres, an Rural Localities wi Population o Ower 3,000] (XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [Aw-Roushie Population Census o 2002] (in Roushie).CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  6. "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров" [Aw Union Population Census o 1989: Present Population o Union an Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts an Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Destricts, Urban Settlements, an Veelages Servin as Destrict Admeenistrative Centres]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [Aw-Union Population Census o 1989] (in Roushie). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute o Demografie at the Naitional Resairch Varsity: Heicher Schuil o Economics]. 1989 – via Demoscope Weekly.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)

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