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The region of Kzyl-Orda

Kzyl-Orda Kazakhstan region population - 631,800 (2008).
Kzyl-Orda Kazakhstan region land area - 226,000 sq. km.
Kzyl-Orda Kazakhstan region calling code - +7-7242.

Kzyl-Orda (Kyzylorda) region is situated in southern Kazakhstan, extending along both banks of the lower Syrdarya River. A large part of Kzyl-Orda oblast is covered by the Aral Karakum and Kyzylkum deserts, making it one of the hottest and most arid regions of Kazakhstan.

There are fisheries on the Aral Sea and a fish cannery at Aralsk. Russian space satellites are sent up from the large launch site, Baikonur, near Leninsk. Kzyl-Orda region of Kazakhstan is traversed by the Orenburg-Tashkent railway, and there is shipping on the Aral Sea.

Rice is the most important crop, and Karakul sheep are raised in the desert of Kzyl-Orda region of Kazakhstan. Mineral deposits include various salts, ochre, and construction materials.

The population of Kzyl-Orda region of Kazakhstan is two-thirds urban, located mainly along the Syrdarya River valley. 70 percent of Kzyl-Orda oblast population are Kazakhs, the rest include Russians, Koreans, and Ukrainians. The chief cities of Kzyl-Orda region, Kazakhstan are Kzyl-Orda, Aralsk and Novokazalinsk.

The climate of Kzyl-Orda region, Kazakhstan is continental, and agriculture is possible only with water from the Syr River. Kzyl-Orda region capital is Kzyl-Orda city. Kzyl-Orda origin of name: Kazakh kzyl = red, orda = camp.