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There are many ethnic groups, nationalities and immigrants that live
in the Penza Region; among them are representatives of Slavic, Finno-Ugric and Turkish people.
In the middle of the 17th century Russian discoverers of unknown lands approached the river
Penza where it runs into the river Sura. Here by a decree from Tzar Aleksey Mikhailovich the
town of Penza was founded in 1663. Today it is Penza city, the administrative center and
capital of the Penza Region.
On January 1, 2003 the population of the Penza region was recorded
to be 1,489,700 people, 964,300 - city-dwellers, and 525,400 - rural residents.