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Khanty-Mansiysk

Khanty-MansiyskRiver port and bus stationUgra State UniversityKhanty-Mansiysk

The Subject of the Russian Federation:
Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area — Yugra

Federal District: The Ural Federal District

Area: 337,7 km2
Population: 76 100 persons.


Description

Khanty-Mansiysk - a city in Russia, administrative center of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug.

City of district subordination of the Khanty-Mansiysk - the capital of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra is located in a picturesque place of the West Siberian lowland at the foot of steep, overgrown with centuries-old cedar, the slopes on the right bank of the mighty Irtysh River, 20 km from the confluence of two major rivers of Siberia - Irtysh and Ob. The city is located 930 km from Tyumen and 2900 km from the capital of Russia - Moscow. The average annual number of permanent population is about 74 thousand people.

Year established: 1582

The area of ​​the city is: 337.76 km ².

Population: 76,100 people. (2009).

History

The first written mention of the town of Khanty prince of Samara, which is located on the site of the modern city of Khanty-Mansiysk, refers to 1582. In 1637 on the site of this town was founded a settlement Russian coachmen, which was called on behalf of the Prince Samara - Samarovsky pits.

Located on the river trade routes by the beginning of the XIX century Samarovsky pits into a large village Samarovo and became a center of industry and trade. In 1931, a few kilometers from the village Samarovo, was built by working village-Vogulsk Wags, who became the regional center of Wags-Vogulsk National District. The village was built up new industrial enterprises, office buildings, residential buildings, public and cultural institutions. By the end of the 30s of XX century in the village were the roads, paved with cobblestones.

In 1940, Wits Vogulsk was renamed into the Khanty-Mansiysk, and the county - in Khanty-Mansiysk, because at that time, the tribes were called the Khanty Ostyaks and Voguls - Mansi.

In 1950, Khanty-Mansiysk became a town, of which the village was incorporated and Samarovo.

Since 1977, Khanty-Mansiysk became the administrative center of Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District, formed from the National District.

From the middle of XX century on the territory of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District began to discover oil and gas, but for many years in the territory of the Khanty-Mansiysk search was not conducted.

Only in the early 80s of the XX century near the town was discovered oil field, allowing oil and gas industry in the city began to develop rapidly. Later in the Khanty-Mansiysk was opened the country's largest "Ob" oil field.

1993 - Khanty-Mansi becomes the subject of the Russian Federation.

1993 - In the Khanty-Mansiysk, the IV International Folklore Festival of Finno-Ugric peoples.

2001 - World Cup Biathlon Championships. The first International Music Festival "Ugra".

2002 - Competition IBU Grand Prix Biathlon. The Second International Music Festival "Ugra".

2003 - Biathlon World Championships and the first international film festival "Spirit of Fire."

July 2006 - The first summer Olympics Russian youth.

March 2007 - The final stage of the Biathlon World Cup.

June 2008 - There was a summit of Russia XXI - The European Union.

2008 - The World Congress of Finno-Ugric peoples.

September 20, 2010 - the opening of the 39th World Chess Olympiad. To participate in the most popular sporting event in the history of the Khanty-Mansiysk in the district center were about 1500 players from 158 countries around the world.

Currently, the Khanty-Mansiysk is a developed industrial center.

Geographical position

Khanty-Mansiysk in the territory of the West Siberian Plain, on the right bank of the Irtysh River, 20 kilometers from its confluence with the river Ob. The city is situated at a distance of 930 kilometers from Tyumen and 1900 kilometers from Moscow.

Industry

Khanty-Mansiysk - the city with a unique, even for the twenty-first century social infrastructure: the decision of the city from it are derived all industrial production. A unique national park in Siberia. Here, in practice, carried out a rare connection vysokokomfortnogo urbanism and environmental cleanliness.

Transport

In the 1970s, was built airstrip, which is used today. In 2002, completed construction of a new terminal, which in 2004 received international status.

In 1996 he completed construction of a highway of federal importance, which connects the Khanty-Mansiysk with the other major cities in Tyumen region (Surgut, Nefteyugansk, Tyumen).

In 2004 completed the construction of road bridge over the Irtysh river, so the city has received reliable message Nyagan and other cities in the western part of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug.

In 2010, opened the road through the village Gornopravdinsk, which reduced the distance from Tyumen to 300 kilometers. Pier on the Irtysh River is located at 12-16 km from its confluence with the Ob River.

Passenger ships provide a link the city with many cities and towns the district, as well as Tobolsk, Omsk and Salekhard. The nearest railway station - Pyt-Yah - is 232 kilometers from the Khanty-Mansiysk.

Things to do

Summary of the main monuments and sights of Khanty-Mansiysk - www.admhmansy.ru / ru / aboutcity / monuments

Famous people of the city

Yuri Kashkarov

Honored master of sports, seven-time world champion in biathlon champion of the Olympic Winter Games in 1984.

Eugene Red'kin

Honored Master of Sports, the world champion, the champion of the Olympic Winter Games in 1992 in biathlon, winner of the European Cup in 1996.

Phones for communication in emergencies

Emergency Services

01 - Fire Service

02 - police

03 - Ambulance

04 - Gas Emergency Service

112 - emergency telephone number

Budget establishment of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra "Centrospas-Yugoria"

A. 8 (3467) 33-6601, 33-6655, 33-6662 - Service of fire fighting and rescue operations

Two. 8 (3467) 36-8209 - PSO (Khanty-Mansiysk), trans. South, on 16a

Sources of information on tourism opportunities in Khanty-Mansiysk

The official website of the government of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra (www.admhmao.ru), section "Travel"

 Information and educational portal of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra (www.eduhmao.ru), section "Tourism in Ugra"

Official information portal for local authorities in Khanty-Mansiysk (Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra) - (www.admhmansy.ru)