Omsk Oblast

Omsk Oblast (Russian: О́мская о́бласть, Omskaya oblast) is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast), located in southwestern Siberia. The oblast has an area of 139,700 square kilometers (53,900 sq mi). Its population is 1,977,665 (2010 Census)[5] with the majority, 1.12 million, living in Omsk, the administrative center.

One of the Omsk streets

Omsk Oblast
Омская область
Anthem: Anthem of Omsk Oblast
Coordinates: 56°13′N 73°16′E
CountryRussia
Federal districtSiberian[1]
Economic regionWest Siberian[2]
Administrative centerOmsk
Government
  BodyLegislative Assembly
  GovernorAlexander Burkov[3]
Area
  Total139,700 km2 (53,900 sq mi)
  Rank28th
Population
 (2010 Census)[5]
  Total1,977,665
  Estimate 
(2018)[6]
1,960,081 (−0.9%)
  Rank24th
  Density14/km2 (37/sq mi)
  Urban
71.5%
  Rural
28.5%
Time zoneUTC+6 (MSK+3 [7])
ISO 3166 codeRU-OMS
License plates55
OKTMO ID52000000
Official languagesRussian[8]
Websitehttp://www.omskportal.ru/

The oblast borders with Tyumen Oblast in the north and west, Novosibirsk and Tomsk Oblasts in the east, and with Kazakhstan in the south.


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