Sysola Region Today
Territory – 6140 thousand square kilometers
Population – 13,5 thousand people (for January 1, 2013)
Sysola administrative region is located in the southern part of the
. It borders with Syktyvdin, Koygorodok, Priluzye and Komi Republic regions. Arkhangelsk
The main riches of the region are forest and agricultural grounds. In the Sysola region there are 84 settlements.
Administrative center of the region is the
village of Vizinga, located in 88 km from on Big Vizinga river. Syktyvkar
Cultural traditions of the Sysola region pass from fathers to sons. Traditional national holidays, festivals, exhibitions of arts and crafts are always accompanied by songs, national games and dancing .