The Lipetsk region is a constituent entity of the Russian Federation. The regional center is the city of Lipetsk.
It was formed on January 6, 1954 from the adjacent areas of the Ryazan, Voronezh, Kursk and Orel regions.
The area is 24,047 km ². In this indicator, the region ranks 72nd in Russia and the last among the five regions of the Central Chernozem Economic Region.
The Lipetsk region borders on the Kursk, Orel, Tula, Ryazan, Tambov and Voronezh regions.
Population – 1 156 221  people. (2017) – the third place in the Central Black Earth Economic Region and the 45th in Russia. The population density is 48.08 people / km².
In November 2017, at the 6th St. Petersburg Cultural Forum, the Lipetsk Region was recognized by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation as a region dynamically developing in the field of culture.
Kudykina mountain. It is in the Lipetsk region is Kudykina mountain. Which in the nobility entered the famous expression – where where? on Kudykina mountain.