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Gyumri (Armenian: Գյումրի) is the second largest city in Armenia and the capital of the Shirak Province in the northwestern part of the country. It is around 126 km north of the capital Yerevan. As of the 2011 official estimate, the city had a population of 146,100, down from 150,917 reported at the 2001 official census.
Its name has been changed several times. It was first originally as Kumayri, then Alexandropol (Russian: Александрополь; Armenian: Ալեքսանդրապոլ) between 1837 and 1924, then Leninakan (Armenian: Լենինական; Russian: Ленинакан) between 1924 and 1990, then as Gyumri.
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- 1 Location of Gyumri, Armenia
- 2 History of Gyumri, Armenia
- 3 People of Gyumri, Armenia
- 4 Local Government Unit LGU of Gyumri, Armenia
- 5 Businesses in Gyumri, Armenia
- 6 Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Gyumri, Armenia
- 7 Schools in Gyumri, Armenia
- 8 Economy of Gyumri, Armenia
- 9 Natural Resources of Gyumri, Armenia
- 10 Tourists Attractions of Gyumri, Armenia
- 11 Festivals and Traditions of Gyumri, Armenia
- 12 Your Story about Gyumri, Armenia
- 13 Photo Gallery of Gyumri, Armenia
Location of Gyumri, Armenia
Gyumri is located ....
History of Gyumri, Armenia
The beginning of Gyumri
People of Gyumri, Armenia
Total Population of Gyumri
Local Government Unit LGU of Gyumri, Armenia
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Businesses in Gyumri, Armenia
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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Gyumri, Armenia
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Schools in Gyumri, Armenia
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Economy of Gyumri, Armenia
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Natural Resources of Gyumri, Armenia
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Tourists Attractions of Gyumri, Armenia
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Festivals and Traditions of Gyumri, Armenia
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Your Story about Gyumri, Armenia
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Photo Gallery of Gyumri, Armenia
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