|Novorossiysk is a city in Krasnodar Krai in Russia. Located on the coast of the Novorossiysk (Tsemess) Bay of the Black sea. Important transport port, the biggest cargo - passenger port of Russia on the Black sea, including the oil harbour. The final point of the railway line, a highway junction. Has an honorary title of the hero City. The internal division of the city is represented by four administrative districts. The population of 245,3 thousand people, 88,95% Russian, was 2.31% Ukrainians, 1,5% Tatars, of 1.24% of Germans.
Telephone codes: 7 861 7, 7 988 7. Postal codes: 353900-353925. Automobile codes: 23, 93, 123.
Based in 1837 year, when the ships of the Russian squadron entered the Tsemess Bay and landed on the ruins of the Turkish fortress. In 1866 year he received the city status and the name Novorossiysk derived from the words new and "Russia".