Mari El is a republic found in the nation of Russia. Home to 727,979 people, it is the 66th largest division in Russia in terms of population.
Mari El gained its current status as a republic in the year 1920. The government of Mari El is lead by Leonid Markelovand is based in the republic capital of Yoshkar-Ola (Population: 279,100).
Mari El Republic - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1920|
|Capital||Yoshkar-Ola (Population: 279,100)|
|Head of Government||Leonid Markelov|
|Total Area||23,200 sq km (8,958 sq miles)|
|Population Density||31.4 sq km (81.3 sq miles)|