|Iskitim is a city in the Novosibirsk region of Russia. Located on the river Berd, at 26 km from Novosibirsk. Railway station. Known for delicious biscuits produced on Iskitimskiy candy factory. In addition, the city economy includes the production of building materials, developed light and food industries. The population of 60 thousand people, 93,01% Russian, 1.76% of Germans, of 1.26% of Ukrainians, 1.04% of Tatars.
Telephone code: 7 383 43. Postcode: 633200. Automobile codes: 54, 154.
Based in 1717 the year as four villages: Shipunovo, Koynova, Vylkova and Chemodurovo, in which 1933 year were integrated in a working village Iskitim. In 1938 year he received the city status. The name is derived from the Turkic word "Yama" and is due to the fact that the city is located in the basin.