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Tomsk

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Tomsk (Russian: Томск, IPA: [tomsk], Siberian Tatar: Түң-тора) is a city and the administrative center of Tomsk Oblast in Russia, located on the Tom River. Population: 556,478(2021 Census);[11] 524,669(2010 Census);[5] 487,838(2002 Census);[12] 501,963(1989 Census).[13]

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Tomsk
Томск
City Under Oblast Jurisdiction[1]
Collage of Tomsk landmarks
Location of Tomsk
Tomsk
Location of Tomsk
Tomsk
Tomsk (Tomsk Oblast)
Coordinates: 56°30′N 84°58′E
CountryRussia
Federal subjectTomsk Oblast
Founded1604
Government
  BodyDuma[2]
  MayorIvan Klyayn[3]
Area
  Total294.6 km2 (113.7 sq mi)
Elevation
80 m (260 ft)
Population
  Total524,669
  Estimate 
(2018)[6]
574,002 (+9.4%)
  Rank32nd in 2010
  Density1,800/km2 (4,600/sq mi)
  Subordinated toTomsk City Under Oblast Jurisdiction[1]
  Capital ofTomsk Oblast[1], Tomsky District[1]
  Urban okrugTomsk Urban Okrug[7]
  Capital ofTomsk Urban Okrug[7], Tomsky Municipal District[8]
Time zoneUTC+7 (MSK+4 [9])
Postal code(s)[10]
634xxx
Dialing code(s)+7 3822
OKTMO ID69701000001
City DayJune 7
Websitewww.admin.tomsk.ru
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Founded in 1604, Tomsk is one of the oldest cities in Siberia. The city is a notable educational and scientific center with six state universities consisting of over 100,000 students, including Tomsk State University, the oldest university in Siberia.[14]