Stavropol Krai is a federal subject of Russia (a krai) in the North Caucasian Federal District. Its administrative center is the city of Stavropol. Population: 2,786,281 (2010 Census). The krai encompasses the central part of the Fore-Caucasus and most of the northern slopes of Caucasus...
In March 1936, the North-Caucasian krai was reformed and on its territory Ordzhonikidze krai with the center in Stavropol was formed. In 1941, it was renamed Stavropol krai.
As of the beginning of 2001, Stavropol Krai had 3,361 km of irrigation canals, of which 959 km were lined (i.e., had concrete or stone walls, rather than merely soil walls, to reduce the loss of water)..
Stavropol Krai is a region in Southern Russia, which borders Krasnodar Krai to the west, Rostov Oblast to the north, Kalmykia to the east, and all the republics of the North Caucasus to the south. Stavropol — this capital city is located in a particularly mountainous area of the region...
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Stavropol Krai. An administrative province of the Russian Federation. Previously called the Ordzhonikidze Krai, Stavropol was given its current name in 1943.
Stavropol Krai (Russian: Ставропо́льский край, Stavropolsky kray) is a federal subject of Russia (a krai). Its administrative center is the city of Stavropol. Stavropol Krai encompasses the central part of the Fore-Caucasus and most of the Northern slopes of Caucasus Major.
^ Official website of the Governor of Stavropol Krai.
About the Stavropol Krai. There are more than 2.7 million people living in the Stavropol Krai.
13, 1924, as the Southeastern Oblast, Stavropol’ Krai was called Northern Caucasus Krai from Oct. 16, 1924, to Mar. 13, 1937, and Ordzhonikidze Krai from Mar.