Tver region is located in the north-western end of the Central Federal District. Significant in size, it is adjacent to Vologda, Yaroslavl, Smolensk, Pskov, Moscow and Novgorod regions. This region is a gateway area of the capital of Russia to the North-West Federal District, the Baltic states and Scandinavia. Tver region is 84.1 thousand square kilometers. Its length: from north to south – 350, from west to east – 450 km. Population – 1 620 thousand people.