Moscow Oblast is a administrative region found in the nation of Russia. Home to 6,618,538 people, it is the 2nd largest division in Russia in terms of population.
Moscow Oblast gained its current status as a administrative region in the year 1929. The government of Moscow Oblast is lead by Andrey Vorobyovand is based in the administrative region capital of Moscow (Population: 10,381,222).
The most populous cities in Moscow Oblast are: Podol'sk (Population: 179,400), Mytishchi (Population: 160,542), Khoroshevo-Mnevniki (Population: 159,000), Lyubertsy (Population: 154,650), Balashikha (Population: 150,103).
Moscow Oblast Administrative region - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Administrative region|
|Year of Establishment||1929|
|Capital||Vostochnoe Degunino (Population: 95,000)|
|Head of Government||Andrey Vorobyov|
|Total Area||45,900 sq km (17,722 sq miles)|
|Population Density||144.2 sq km (373.5 sq miles)|