Balta Raion

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Balta Raion
Балтський район
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Coordinates: 47°56′24″N 29°37′19″E / 47.94000°N 29.62194°E / 47.94000; 29.62194
Kintra  Ukraine
Province Odessa Oblast
Establisht March 7, 1923
Admin. centre Balta
Subdiveesions
Government
 • Heid o Admeenistration Vasyl Babanskyi[1]
Area
 • Total 1,317 km2 (508 sq mi)
Population (2012[2])
 • Total Decrease 43,077
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal index 66100—66163
Aurie code +380 4866
Website Official website

Balta Raion (Ukrainian: Балтський район, Balts'kyi raion) is ane o the 26 admeenistrative raions (a destrict) o the Odessa Oblast in soothwastren Ukraine. Its admeenistrative centre is locatit in the ceety o Balta. Its population wis 48,604 as o the 2001 Ukrainian Census[3] and 43,077 as o 1 2012 (2012 -Expression error: Unrecognized word "january".-01).[2]

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Balta Raion is locatit in the northren part o the Odessa Oblast.[2]

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Balta Raion wis first established on 7 Mairch 1923 as pairt o a full-scale admeenistrative reorganization o the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic.[3]

Admeenistrative diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Balta Raion is dividit in a wey that follaes the general admeenistrative scheme in Ukraine. Local govrenment is organisit alang a similar scheme naitionwide. Consequently, raions are subdividit intae councils, which are the prime level o admeenistrative diveesion in the kintra.

Each o the raion's urban localities admeenister their awn cooncils, aften conteenin a few ither veelages athin its jurisdiction. Housomeivver, anerly a handful o landwart localities are organisit intae cooncils, which mey conteen a few veelages athin its jurisdiction an aw.

Accordinly, the Balta Raion is dividit intae:[3]

  • 1 ceety cooncil—made up o the ceety o Balta (admeenistrative centre)
  • 24 veelage cooncils

Oweraw, the raion haes a total o 42 populatit localities, consistin o ane ceety, an 41 veelages.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Leadership". Balta Raion State Administration (in Ukrainian). Retrieved 21 March 2013. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "General information". Balta Raion State Administration (in Ukrainian). Retrieved 21 March 2013. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Balta Raion, Odessa Oblast". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 March 2013. 

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