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Birthday. Our region was founded on the 13th of August in 1944.
Education includes 1150 educational institutions: schools, professional colleges, universities. More than 200,000 students study there. They are taught by 19,000 teachers.
Neighbours. Our region borders on Yaroslavl, Vologda, Ivanovo, Kirov, Nizhny Novgorod regions. We cooperate with them in different spheres.
Districts. There are 24 districts in our region. The largest are Makariev, Buy, Soligalich districts.
Population of our region is 656,400 people. 30% of them live in the country-side.
Rivers. There are more than 3,000 rivers in our region. The longest of them is the Volga. There are also such rivers as the Kostroma, the Unzha, the Neya, the Vetluga. There is much fish there.
Jewelry is a traditional craft in Kostroma and Krasnoye-on-the Volga. Our artists create rings, earrings, chains, bracelets. Some of them are real masterpieces.
Agriculture is widely developed. It is presented by such branches as plant-growing (potatoes, grains, flax), cattle-breeding (cows, sheep, pigs)
Quiet life. In the country-side we can observe quiet life that is attractive for many people in summer.
Geographical position. Our region is situated in the central part of the Russian Plain. It is 372 km far from Moscow. Its area is 60,000 square km.
Kostroma is the main city of our region. It was founded by Yuri Dolgoruky in 1152. The population of it is 271,000 people. There are a lot of sights here: old churches, cathedrals, historical monuments and museums. There is also a drama theatre.
Lakes. There are 438 lakes in our region. The largest of them are lakes in Galich and Chuhloma. More than 600 tons of fish are produced there.
Minerals. Our region is not rich in minerals. The most widespread of them are sand, peat, clay.
Industry. Its main branches are machine-building, light industry and forestry.
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Welcome to our region!