|Mozdok is a city in the Republic of North Ossetia, Russia. Located on the banks of the Terek river, in 92 km from Vladikavkaz. Railway station of the North-Caucasian railway. The economy of the city is represented pulp and paper, light and food industry, production of construction materials. The population of 40,1 thousand people, 62,73% Russian, of 7.66% Ossetians, 6.1% of Armenians, 4,55% of Kumyks, 4.2% of Chechens at 3.16% Kabardians of 2.39% of Koreans.
Telephone code: 7 867 36. Postcode: 363750. Car code: 15.
Based in 1763, on the site of the Circassian villages Mazdago, which means "deep forest". In 1765 year he received the city status and the name Mozdok, the name is a Russian form of the old name Mazdago. In 1870 year lost its status as a city and regained it only in 1925 year.