Nizhny Novgorod Oblast is a administrative region found in the nation of Russia. Home to 3,524,028 people, it is the 10th largest division in Russia in terms of population.
Nizhny Novgorod Oblast gained its current status as a administrative region in the year 1936. The government of Nizhny Novgorod Oblast is lead by Valery Shantsevand is based in the administrative region capital of Nizhniy Novgorod (Population: 1,284,164).
The most populous cities in Nizhny Novgorod Oblast are: Nizhniy Novgorod (Population: 1,284,164), Dzerzhinsk (Population: 256,537), Arzamas (Population: 109,479), Sarov (Population: 88,000), Kstovo (Population: 67,242).
Nizhny Novgorod Oblast Administrative region - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Administrative region|
|Year of Establishment||1936|
|Capital||Nizhniy Novgorod (Population: 1,284,164)|
|Head of Government||Valery Shantsev|
|Total Area||76,900 sq km (29,691 sq miles)|
|Population Density||45.8 sq km (118.7 sq miles)|