|Armenian is a city in the North of Crimea, the main centre of the chemical industry. Located in the steppe area on the Perekop isthmus connecting the Crimea with the continent. Is part of the North-Crimean agglomeration. The population of 22 thousand people, 56% of Russians, 36% Ukrainians, 4% of the Crimean Tatars.
Telephone code: 380-6567. Postcode: 96012.
In the vicinities of Armyansk Perekop is the legendary shaft, built at the narrowest part of the isthmus of Perekop more than 2 thousand years ago. Also on the territory of Armyansk, is 23 of the monument, the fortress of Perekop and Sivash Bastion.
the City was founded in the early XVIII century by Armenians and Greeks who migrated from the nearby city of or qapı (Perekop). Known from 1730-ies under the name Ermeni Bazaar (with the Crimean Tatar language — the Armenian Bazaar). In 1921 was Armenian. The received city status in 1993 year.