Leningrad Oblast is a administrative region found in the nation of Russia. Home to 1,669,205 people, it is the 28th largest division in Russia in terms of population.
Leningrad Oblast gained its current status as a administrative region in the year 1927. The government of Leningrad Oblast is lead by Alexander Drozdenkoand is based in the administrative region capital of Saint Petersburg (Population: 5,028,000).
The most populous cities in Leningrad Oblast are: Kalininskiy (Population: 504,641), Akademicheskoe (Population: 103,304), Gatchina (Population: 89,761), Svetlanovskiy (Population: 85,508), Vyborg (Population: 78,633).
Leningrad Oblast Administrative region - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Administrative region|
|Year of Establishment||1927|
|Capital||Saint Petersburg (Population: 5,028,000)|
|Head of Government||Alexander Drozdenko|
|Total Area||84,500 sq km (32,626 sq miles)|
|Population Density||19.8 sq km (51.2 sq miles)|