|Kargopol is a city in Krasnoyarsk Krai Russia. Located on the Yenisei river, in 275 km from Krasnoyarsk. A major centre of wood chemistry and wood processing. An important river port. The population of the 64 thousand people, 88,95% Russian, was 2.31% of Ukrainians, about 1.5% Tatars and Germans.
Telephone code: 7 391 45. Postcode: 662500. Automobile codes: 24, 84, 88, 124.
Based in 1640 year as the village Maklakov Lug, later Maklakovo. In 1975 year he received the city status and the name Kargopol. The name given to the main direction of the economy – "forest", and area Siberia.