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Administrative region of Rostov Oblast, Russia

Location of administrative region of Rostov Oblast on a map

Rostov Oblast is a administrative region found in the nation of Russia. Home to 4,404,013 people, it is the 6th largest division in Russia in terms of population.

Rostov Oblast gained its current status as a administrative region in the year 1937. The government of Rostov Oblast is lead by Vasily Golubevand is based in the administrative region capital of Rostov-na-Donu (Population: 1,074,482).

The most populous cities in Rostov Oblast are: Rostov-na-Donu (Population: 1,074,482), Taganrog (Population: 279,056), Shakhty (Population: 221,312), Volgodonsk (Population: 167,731), Novocherkassk (Population: 166,974).

Rostov Oblast Administrative region - Quick Facts

Country Russia
Region Type Administrative region
ISO Code RU_ROS
Time Zone MSK
Year of Establishment 1937
Capital Rostov-na-Donu (Population: 1,074,482)
Head of Government Vasily Golubev
Total Population 4,404,013
Total Area 100,800 sq km (38,919 sq miles)
Population Density 43.7 sq km (113.2 sq miles)
This page was last modified on July 24, 2015.

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