Lipetsk. The city of Russia is part of the forty-seven oblasts which, together with the twenty-one republics, nine krais, four autonomous districts and two federal cities, make up the eighty-three federal subjects of Russia.
Its capital is Lipetsk. Its population density is approximately 510,000 (2015), the area – 320 square kilometers. Located in the Central district bordering on the north with Oryol and Tula, on the east with Tambov, on the south with Voronezh and on the west with Kursk, about 445 km southeast of Moscow. It has an area of 24,047 km2.