Three hundred families were deported from Pskov to central Russia and merchants and military families from Muscovy were settled in the city. At this time Pskov had at least 6,500 households and the population of more than 30,000 and was one of the three biggest cities of Muscovy, alongside Moscow and Novgorod.  
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Foundation of Pskov
According to archaeological excavations made in the northern part of the Pskov Kremlin, people already lived in this area about 2,000 years ago. The official date of the foundation of Pskov is considered to be 903 - the year of the first mention of the town in the chronicles. Until the 12th century, Pskov was part of Kievan Rus. After the proclamation of the Novgorod Republic in 1136, Pskov came under its rule. Novgorod and Pskov had common military interests. Several times the Novgorodians a...
Pskov is one of the most beautiful and old cities in Russia, which has preserved a lot of unique architectural monuments of the 12th-16th centuries. It is located in the north-west of the country in the center of the Pskov lowland. There are two rivers flowing in the city: the Pskova and Velikaya. The name of the city is associated with the Pskova ...
The Pskov Krom (Kremlin)- the historic and architectural center of Pskov, one of the symbols of the city, a great example of old Russian medieval defensive architecture located at the confluence of the Pskova River into the Velikaya River. On an area of 3 hectares, you can see a large number of architectural monuments including the monumental 78 me...
Pskov. City in Northwestern Federal District. Contents: Population The population development of Pskov as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).
The population of Pskov Oblast according to census results and latest official estimates. Name. Native. Status. Population. Census. 1989-01-12. Population. Census.
The Pskov region in the northwestern part of Russia was formed in 1944. The population is 629.6 thousand people. 72% are urban residents, most of whom live in Pskov and Velikiye Luki - the largest cities. Nowhere else in the country is there such a number of medieval monuments as in the Pskov region.
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