Lipetsk oblast is located in central European Russia. It is part of the Central Federal District. It is bordered by Kursk oblast, Oryol oblast, Tula oblast, Ryazan oblast, Tambov oblast and Voronezh oblast.
Administrative center – Lipetsk.
Area – the 72nd place among the subjects of the Russian Federation.
Population – the 45th place among the subjects of the Russian Federation.