|Petropavlovsk is a city in Kazakhstan, administrative center of North Kazakhstan region. Located on the Ishim river, near the border with Russia. The city is the only in Kazakhstan plant, which produces drilling and other special-purpose machinery for oil companies. The population of 195,2 thousand people, 66,27% Russian, 21.42% of Kazakhs, 3.75% of the Tatars, of 2.97% of Ukrainians.
Telephone code: 7 715 2. Postcode: 150000. Automobile codes: T, About.
Based in 1752 year as a fortress of the SV. Peter and Paul. The name given to the Church, located in the fortress. In 1807 year he received the city status and the name Petropavlovsk.