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{{Infobox settlement
[[Акс:Yerewan with Ararat.jpg|thumb|200px|right|Вид на Ереван. На заднем плане виден [[Арарат (гора)|Арарат]].]]
| name = Yerevan
| native_name = Երևան
| native_name_lang = hy
| settlement_type = City
| image_skyline = Yerevan coll. 2015.jpg
| image_caption = From top left: Yerevan skyline with [[Mount Ararat]]&nbsp;• [[Karen Demirchyan Complex]] • <br/>[[Tsitsernakaberd|Tsitsernakaberd Genocide Memorial]]&nbsp;• [[Saint Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral, Yerevan|Saint Gregory Cathedral]] • <br/>[[Tamanyan Street]] and the [[Yerevan Opera Theater|Yerevan Opera]]&nbsp;• [[Cafesjian Museum of Art|Cafesjian Museum]] at the [[Yerevan Cascade|Cascade]] • <br/>[[Republic Square, Yerevan|Republic Square]] at night
| imagesize = 300px
| image_flag = Yerevan flag.gif
| image_seal = Coat of Arms of Yerevan.png
| etymology =
| nickname = "The Pink City"<ref>{{cite journal|last1=Billock|first1=Jennifer|title=How Ancient Volcanoes Created Armenia’s Pink City|journal=[[Smithsonian (magazine)|Smithsonian]]|date=28 December 2016|url=http://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/yerevan-armenias-pink-city-180961506/}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|last1=Hovasapyan|first1=Zara|title=When in Armenia, Go Where the Armenians Go|url=http://www.ancawr.org/when-in-armenia-go-where-the-armenians-go/|publisher=[[Armenian National Committee of America]]|date=1 August 2012|quote=Made of local pink tufa stones, it gives Yerevan the nickname of "the Pink City.}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|last=Dunn|first=Ashley|title=Pink Rock Comes as Gift From Homeland in Answer to Armenian College's Dreams|url=http://articles.latimes.com/1988-02-21/local/me-44260_1_armenian-college|work=[[Los Angeles Times]]|date=21 February 1988|quote=To Armenians, though, the stone is unique. They often refer to Yerevan, the capital of their homeland, as "Vartakouyn Kaghak," or the "Pink City" because of the extensive use of the stone, which can vary from pink to a light purple.}}</ref> (վարդագույն քաղաք<ref>{{cite web|title=Տուֆ [Tuff]|url=http://www.encyclopedia.am/pages.php?bId=1&hId=822|website=[[Armenian Encyclopedia|encyclopedia.am]]|language=hy|quote=Երևանն անվանում են վարդագույն քաղաք, որովհետև մեր մայրաքաղաքը կառուցապատված է վարդագույն գեղեցիկ տուֆե շենքերով:}}</ref> ''vardaguyn k'aghak' '', literally "[[Rose (color)|rosy]] city")<ref>{{cite web|title=Оld Yerevan|url=http://www.yerevan.am/en/old-yerevan/|website=yerevan.am|publisher=Yerevan Municipality|quote=Since this construction material gave a unique vividness and specific tint to the city, Yerevan was called "Rosy city".}}</ref>
| image_map = Yerevan in Armenia.svg
| map_caption = Location within Armenia
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| coordinates = {{coord|40|11|N|44|31|E|region:AM|display=inline,title}}
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| subdivision_type = Country
| subdivision_name = {{ARM}}
| subdivision_type1 =
| subdivision_name1 =
| established_title = Founded as Erebuni by [[Argishti I of Urartu|Argishti I]]
| established_date = 782 B.C.
| established_title1 = City status by [[Alexander II of Russia]]
| established_date1 = 1 October 1879<ref>{{cite news|last=Sarukhanyan|first=Petros|script-title=hy:Շնորհավո՛ր տոնդ, Երեւան դարձած իմ Էրեբունի|url=http://www.hhpress.am/?sub=hodv&hodv=20110921_35&flag=am|accessdate=1 February 2014|newspaper=[[Hayastani Hanrapetutyun]]|date=21 September 2011|language=hy|quote=Պատմական իրադարձությունների բերումով Երեւանին ուշ է հաջողվել քաղաք դառնալ։ Այդ կարգավիճակը նրան տրվել է 1879 թվականին, Ալեքսանդր Երկրորդ ցարի հոկտեմբերի 1—ի հրամանով։}}</ref>
| government_type = [[Mayor–council government|Mayor–Council]]
| governing_body = [[Yerevan City Council|City Council]]
| leader_party = [[Republican Party of Armenia|Republican]]
| leader_title = [[Mayor of Yerevan|Mayor]]
| leader_name = [[Taron Margaryan]]
| unit_pref = Metric
 
| area_total_km2 = 223
| area_land_km2 =
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| dimensions_footnotes = l
| elevation_footnotes =
| elevation_m = 990
| elevation_max_m = 1390
| elevation_min_m = 865
| population_as_of = 2011
| population_footnotes = <ref name="Armstat RA capital">[http://www.armstat.am/file/doc/99475033.pdf Armstat]</ref>
| population_total = 1,060,138
| population_density_km2 = auto
| population_note =
| population_demonym = Yerevantsi(s)<ref>{{cite book|title=The Archaeology of Power and Politics in Eurasia: Regimes and Revolutions|date=2012|publisher=[[Cambridge University Press]]|location=Cambridge|isbn=9781107016521|page=72|editor1=Hartley, Charles W. |editor2=Yazicioğlu, G. Bike |editor3=Smith, Adam T. |quote=...of even the most modern Yerevantsi.}}</ref><ref>{{cite book|last=Ishkhanian|first=Armine|title=Central Asia and the Caucasus: Transnationalism and Diaspora|date=2005|publisher=[[Routledge]]|location=New York|isbn=9781134319947|page=[https://books.google.com/books?id=_EeHWWBpn14C&pg=PA122&dq=yerevantsis+residents&hl=en&sa=X&ei=ueBGU-_1OIHn2AWf94DYBA&ved=0CC0Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=yerevantsis%20residents&f=false 122]|editor=[[Touraj Atabaki|Atabaki, Touraj]] |editor2=Mehendale, Sanjyot|quote=...Yerevantsis (residents of Yerevan)...}}</ref>
| timezone1 = [[Armenia Time|AMT]]
| utc_offset1 = +4
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| area_code = +374 10
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| website = {{URL|https://www.yerevan.am/}}
| footnotes =
}}
[[Акс:Yerewan with Ararat.jpg|thumb|200px|right|Вид на Ереван. На заднем плане виден [[Арарат (гора)|Арарат]].]]
[[Акс:05 Chardin Yerevan1672.gif|thumb|200px|Панорама Еревана в 1672 году, гравюра<!-- (из книги: Ж.Шарден. Путешествие Шардена по Закавказью в 1672-1673 годах)-->.]]
 
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