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
|Region Type||Administrative region|
|Year of Establishment||1937|
|Capital||Rostov-na-Donu (Population: 1,074,482)|
|Head of Government||Vasily Golubev|
|Total Area||100,800 sq km (38,919 sq miles)|
|Population Density||43.7 sq km (113.2 sq miles)|
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