|Rostov-on-Don is a port city and the administrative center of Rostov Oblast and the Southern Federal District of Russia. It lies to the southeast of the East European Plain, on the Don River. Population - 1,089,261 inhabitants. Rostov-on-Don is divided into eight city districts.
Dialing code: +7 863. Postal codes: 344000-344999. License plates: 61, 161.
In modern times, Rostov-on-Don has experienced economic growth. Numerous start-up companies have established headquarters in the city, the median income is increasing, and the city is being transformed into a modern, industrial and technology-rich hub. For instance, Rostov-on-Don is a center for helicopter and farm machinery manufacturing.
The city was founded on December 15 1749.