The road network of the district is not evenly developed. The administrative centre of the district (Mezen) is linked to the regional administrative centre (Arkhangelsk) by a 386 km unpaved road.
In Mezen, there is an airport with a hard surfaced runway capable of accepting the aircrafts Antonov An-2, Antonov An-24, Let L-410.
In the settlement of Kamenka, Mezensky District, there is a seaport.
Mineral Reserve Base
Found minerals fall under the non-metallic category: limestones, dolomites, gypsums, anhydrites, sands, clays, sand and gravel mixes.
Diamond deposits. The diamondiferous V. Grib kimberlite pipe (Verkhotina diamond field) is located 180 km southwest of Mezen.
Land and Forest Resources
Vacant industrial purpose plots, hectares
Vacant agricultural purpose plots, hectares
Forests occupy, of the total area of the district
In Mezensky District, there are the highest tides in the White Sea and among the highest in Europe. At the mouth of the river Mezen, the water reaches up to 10 m, at the Mezen seaport (40 km from the sea) – up to 6 m.
On the river Mezen, high tides are felt at distances up to 80 km from the river mouth.
The Mezen seaport can accommodate seagoing vessels only during high tide.
In all, in the territory of the district, there are some 280 lakes with a total area of 150 thousand hectares.
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