|Saratov is a city in Russia, administrative center of Lipetsk region. Situated on the river Voronezh, a 428 km from Moscow. Is a major producer of steel and rolled products, home appliances (Indesit), juices and mineral water. Known as the training center of Russian aviation aces. The internal division of the city is represented by four districts. The population of 508,1 thousand people, 95,83% Russian, 1.1% Ukrainians.
Telephone code: 7 474 2. Postal codes: 398000-398059. Car code: 48.
was First mentioned in the Chronicles relating to 1283-1284 year in 1284 year was completely destroyed by the Mongol-Tatar conquerors. In the annals of the XVII century mention the village of Small Studenka Lipsky, located on the territory of the modern city. The year of Foundation of the city is 1703 year, when the river is lypivka, in the place where it flows into the Voronezh river, began construction of ironworks. In 1709 year after the construction of the sprawling factories, the village was renamed the settlement of Lipsky Factories. In 1779 year, the settlement received city status and the name Lipetsk. The name given to the city by the river lypivka.