The city of Zainsk is situated at confluence of two rivers – Stepnoy Zai and Lesnoy Zai, 287 km to the east from Kazan, has a railway station. The city is the centre of Zainskyi district. Population – 41,3 thousand people. Zainsk was founded between 1652 and 1656 as a fortress. Since 1978 Zainsk is a city.

 

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