Pavlovo, Pavlovsky District, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast

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Coordinates: 55°57′N 43°04′E / 55.950°N 43.067°E / 55.950; 43.067

Coat of arms of Pavlovo
Lomonosova Street

Pavlovo (Russian: Па́влово), or Pavlovo-na-Oke (Russian: Па́влово-на-Оке́), is a town and the administrative center of Pavlovsky District of Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, Russia, situated on the Oka River in the northwestern part of the Volga Upland. Population: 60,698 (2010 Census);[1] 64,814 (2002 Census);[2] 71,543 (1989 Census).[3]

Economy[edit]

Pavlovo has a long tradition of metalworking industries. One of the main enterprises in the city is Pavlovo Bus Plant (PAZ).

Culture[edit]

There is a large number of parks and trees on the territory of Pavlovo. Lemon trees suitable for indoor cultivation were developed in Pavlovo in the 19th century and are grown throughout Russia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ "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 of Russia, its federal districts, federal subjects, districts, urban localities, rural localities—administrative centers, and rural localities with population of over 3,000]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. May 21, 2004. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  3. ^ Demoscope Weekly (1989). "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров." [All Union Population Census of 1989. Present population of union and autonomous republics, autonomous oblasts and okrugs, krais, oblasts, districts, urban settlements, and villages serving as district administrative centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года (All-Union Population Census of 1989) (in Russian). Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 

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Panoramic view of Pavlovo