Yelnya, Yelninsky District, Smolensk Oblast

Yelnya
Ельня (Russian)
-  Town[1]  -
Street in Yelnya.jpg
A street in Yelnya
Map of Russia - Smolensk Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location of Smolensk Oblast in Russia
Yelnya is located in Smolensk Oblast
Yelnya
Yelnya
Location of Yelnya in Smolensk Oblast
Coordinates: 54°35′N 33°11′E / 54°35′N 33°11′E / 54.583; 33.183
Coat of Arms of Yelnya.png
Flag of Elnya (Smolensk oblast).png
Coat of arms
Flag
Administrative status (as of February 2014)
CountryRussia
Federal subjectSmolensk Oblast[1]
Administrative districtYelninsky District[1]
Urban settlementYelninskoye[1]
Administrative center ofYelninsky District,[1] Yelninskoye Urban Settlement[1]
Municipal status (as of November 2011)
Municipal districtYelninsky Municipal District[2]
Urban settlementYelninskoye Urban Settlement[2]
Administrative center ofYelninsky Municipal District,[2] Yelninskoye Urban Settlement[3]
Statistics
Area (urban settlement) (February 2014)97.94 km2 (37.81 sq mi)[1]
Population (2010 Census)10,095 inhabitants[4]
Density103/km2 (270/sq mi)[5]
Time zoneMSK (UTC+03:00)[6]
First mentioned1150[citation needed]
Town status since1776[citation needed]
Postal code(s)[7]216330
Dialing code(s)+7 48146[citation needed]
Yelnya on Wikimedia Commons

Yelnya (Russian: Е́льня) is a town and the administrative center of Yelninsky District in Smolensk Oblast, Russia, located on the Desna River, 82 kilometers (51 mi) from Smolensk, the administrative center of the oblast. Population: 10,095 (2010 Census);[4] 10,798 (2002 Census);[8] 9,868 (1989 Census).[9]

Etymology

Yelnya's name is likely related to the Russian word "ель"('yel', lit. fir tree) or "елань" (yelan', lit. land cleared from forest).[citation needed]

Other Languages
العربية: ييلنيا
azərbaycanca: Yelnya
تۆرکجه: یلنیا
беларуская: Ельня (горад)
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Ельня
български: Елня
català: Iélnia
čeština: Jelňa
Deutsch: Jelnja
español: Yelnia
Esperanto: Jelnja
فارسی: یلنیا
français: Ielnia
한국어: 옐냐
hornjoserbsce: Jelnja
italiano: El'nja
Nederlands: Jelnja
日本語: エリニャ
нохчийн: Ельня
norsk: Jelnja
norsk nynorsk: Jelnja
português: Yelnya
русский: Ельня
српски / srpski: Јељња
suomi: Jelnja
Tagalog: Yelnya
татарча/tatarça: Ельня
українська: Єльня
Winaray: Yelnya
中文: 葉利尼亞