The Pushkin town enters structurally into Pavlovsk&Pushkin administrative region of
St.-Petersburg.109 thousands of people live in picturesque and cosy town.The presence of
the high and average educational developed system forms a large quota of the students and
pupils - about 20 000 persons.
More than 2000 enterprises of various ownership patterns are registered in Pushkin region
now . Most significant from them specialize on wood manufacturing, mechanical engineering,
metal working, repair of constructing and road machines, production of an architectural
glass, issue of polygraphic production.
The Pushkin region has a developed transport infrastructure. The Pushkin people is served
by suburban electrotrains and buses. 26 bus paths act in Pushkin territory, from which 7 -
suburban, and some routing taxi too. In 1998 the Pushkin motor transportation enterprise
possessed park with 182 buses. Two railways stations(Alexandrovskaya and Shuhari) with the
handling operations are located on territory of region.
Pushkin town is the centre of agricultural science.
The unique researches realize:
- Northwest Science Centre of Russian Agricultural Academy;
- All-Russia research institute of a genetics and cultivation of agricultural animal;
- All-Russia research institute of plants protection;
- All-Russia research institute of an agricultural microbiology.
- All-Russia research State institute of plants cultivation of the Vavilov name;
- Research institute chemical melioration of soils;
- Research institute of economy and organization of agricultural production for
Un-black-earth zone of Russian Federation;
- Research institute of power supply designing .
The St.-Petersburg State Agrarian university of Agriculture Ministry of Russian Federation
and the State Leningrad regional University, which prepare frames for agroindustrial
complexes of Russian Northwest are located in Pushkin town.
Naval engineering institute, Military engineering space university (branch) and
Educational base No. 2 of St.-Petersburg military engineering institute continue
traditions of military cadre training in the Tsarskoye Selo . There are 16 comprehensive
schools, Musical school, Gymnasium of arts, Pushkin branch of Russian liceum of
traditional culture, Art school, Palace of young creativity , 34 preschools in
There are some children's specialized sanatoriums, bases of rest, Research children's
orthopaedist institute of the Turner name of The public health services Ministry of
Russian Federation (unique in the world). The experts of institute execute unique surgical
operations on abutment-impellent organs of children. The special techniques of the treated
children learning are developed in institute . The town population can take advantage of
medical services in urban hospital No.38 of Semashko name, in three polyclinic and in
number specialized medical and improving centres.