|Kasimov is a town in Ryazan region of Russia. Located on the Oka river. The main enterprise of the city is the state Prioksky plant of non-ferrous metals, also developed the forestry, light and food industry, machine building and production of construction materials. The population of 33,5 thousand people, mostly Russian.
Telephone code: 7 491 31. Postcode: 391300. Car code: 62.
the Year of Foundation is considered to be 1152 year date of first mention of Gorodets Meshchersky. Was completely devastated. In 1471 year, near the previous place New grass-roots City. In 1452 year presented by the Russian Prince, a Tatar Prince Qasim, in whose honor and given a new name to the city - Kasimov.