Sakhalin Oblast is a administrative region found in the nation of Russia. Home to 546,695 people, it is the 70th largest division in Russia in terms of population.
Sakhalin Oblast gained its current status as a administrative region in the year 1947. The government of Sakhalin Oblast is lead by Oleg Kozhemyakoand is based in the administrative region capital of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (Population: 176,484).
Sakhalin Oblast Administrative region - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Administrative region|
|Time Zones||+10, +11|
|Year of Establishment||1947|
|Capital||Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (Population: 176,484)|
|Head of Government||Oleg Kozhemyako|
|Total Area||87,100 sq km (33,629 sq miles)|
|Population Density||6.3 sq km (16.3 sq miles)|