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Lensky District

General information

11 431 human
Total area
10664,38 hectares
Date of formation
1924 year


Road Transport

Kotlas – Solvychegodsk – Yarensk and Vogvazdino – Yarensk are the main motorways, which link the district to the public road network.

Rail Transport

The territory of Lensky District is served mostly by the two-track non-electrified public railway Konosha-1 – Kotlas-Uzlovoy – Mikun – Vorkuta, its total length in the territory of the district is 43 km. It ensures primarily the transit linkages between the district and the Komi Republic, but also the main volume of transportation of the southeast of the Arkhangelsk Region.

Air Transport

In the municipality, there are two helipads – in the town of Yarensk and in the settlement of Urdoma, which are used for aerial medical service and aerial firefighting operations.

Pipeline Transport

The oil trunk pipeline Ukhta – Yaroslavl and the gas trunk pipeline Ukhta – Torzhok lie in the territory of the district in one corridor.


Mineral Reserve Base

76 deposits of industrial minerals (brick clays, sands, sand and gravel mixes) with a total area of about 500 hectares are prospected.

Forest Resources

Total area of the forestry fund is 1,004,653 hectares (about 94% of the total area of the district).

Water Resources

In the territory of the district, there are about 10 large rivers and about 140 small rivers and brooks.

Economic Indicators


Fixed asset investments, thousand roubles


Number of small and medium-sized businesses


Average nominal monthly wage of employees of large and medium enterprises and non-profit organisations, roubles

Mainstays of the economy

Timber industry
Oil and gas industry


Investment passport of the municipal entity
Single Window System for investors
Investment projects and proposals
Investment sites and their passports
Available infrastructure
Council for the improvement of investment climate
Laws and regulations in the sphere of investment and entrepreneurship activity


Head, Department of Economics and Forecasting, Municipality Administration
165780, Russia, Arkhangelsk Region, Lensky District, Yarensk, Bratiev Pokrovskih Street, 19
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