Kazan Innopolis is sited about 35 km away from Kazan city center. The site is about 44 sq km with an area of 18 sq km of developable land, retaining a bulk of the federal forest land. The development will be a township with an emphasis of IT industry development especially incubators with an area of 1.5 sq km. The population projected is about 150,000 with and IT working population of 60,000. The development will be low density with buildings not higher than 9 storey. It will be developed in 3 phases over 15-20 years.