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The city was founded in1760 on the bank of the Izh River and initially was a workers settlement of the iron-works belonging to Count Shuvalov. In 1921 it became the capital of Udmurtia. During World War II Izhevsk became an important forge of small guns, it supplied about 12.5 million guns for the army.

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