Kirovohrad Oblast

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Kirovohrad Oblast
Кіровоградська область
Kirovohrads’ka oblast’
Oblast
Banner o Kirovohrad Oblast
Flag
Coat o airms o Kirovohrad Oblast
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): Кіровоградщина (Kirovohradschyna)
Location o Kirovohrad Oblast (red) athin Ukraine (blue)
Coordinates: 48°28′N 32°16′E / 48.46°N 32.27°E / 48.46; 32.27
Kintra  Ukraine
Admin. centre Kirovohrad
Government
 • Governor Serhiy Larin[1] (Pairty o Regions[1])
 • Chairperson Mykola Sukhomlyn
Area
 • Total 24,588 km2 (9,493 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 15t
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,057,951
 • Rank Ranked 25t
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 25000-27999
Aurie code +380-52
ISO 3166 code UA-35
Raions 21
Ceeties o oblast subordinance 4
Ceeties (total) 12
Touns 26
Villages 1015
FIPS 10-4 UP10
Website www.kr-admin.gov.ua

Kirovohrad Oblast (Ukrainian: Кіровоградська область, translit. Kirovohrads’ka oblast’; referred tae as Kirovohradschyna - Ukrainian: Кіровоградщина an aw) is an oblast (province) of Ukraine. The admeenistrative center o the oblast is the ceety o Kirovohrad.

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

The aurie o the province is 24,600 km2 (9,498.11 sq mi), its population (as o 2004-05-01) is 1.1 million.

The ceety o Dobrovelychkivka is the geographical center o Ukraine.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The oblast wis creatit as pairt o the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic on 10 Januar 1939.

Atween 1752 an 1764, the Kirovohrad Oblast wis a territory o Imperial Roushie namit Nova Serbia, an existit in this aurie wi an admeenistrative seat in Novomyrhorod.

Points o interest[eedit | eedit soorce]

The follaein steids wur nominatit for the Seiven Wanders o Ukraine.

Subdiveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Kirovohrad Oblast is admeenistratively subdividit intae 21 raions (destricts) as well as 4 ceeties (municipalities) which are directly subordinate tae the oblast govrenment: Oleksandriia, Svitlovodsk, Znamianka, an the admeenistrative center o the oblast, Kirovohrad.

Raions o the Kirovohrad Oblast
In Inglis In Ukrainian Admeenistrative Center
Bobrynetskyi Raion Бобринецький район
Bobrynets'kyi raion
Bobrynets
(Ceety)
Dobrovelychkivskyi Raion Добровеличківський район
Dobrovelychkivs'kyi raion
Dobrovelychkivka
(Urban-type settlement)
Dolynskyi Raion Долинський район
Dolyns'kyi raion
Dolynska
(Ceety)
Haivoronskyi Raion Гайворонський район
Haivorons'kyi raion
Haivoron
(Ceety)
Holovanivskyi Raion Голованівський район
Holovanivs'kyi raion
Holovanivsk
(Urban-type settlement)
Kirovohradskyi Raion Кіровоградський район
Kirovohrads'kyi raion
Kirovohrad
(Ceety)
Kompaniivskyi Raion Компаніївський район
Kompaniyivs'kyi raion
Kompaniivka
(Urban-type settlement)
Malovyskivskyi Raion Маловисківський район
Malovyskivs'kyi raion
Mala Vyska
(Ceety)
Novhorodkivskyi Raion Новгородківський район
Novhorodkivs'kyi raion
Novhorodka
(Urban-type settlement)
Novoarkhanhelskyi Raion Новоархангельський район
Novoarkhanhel's'kyi raion
Novoarkhanhelsk
(Urban-type settlement)
Novomyrhorodskyi Raion Новомиргородський район
Novomyrhorods'kyi raion
Novomyrhorod
(Ceety)
Novoukrainskyi Raion Новоукраїнський район
Novoukrains'kyi raion
Novoukrainka
(Ceety)
Oleksandrivskyi Raion Олександрівський район
Oleksandrivs'kyi raion
Oleksandrivka
(Urban-type settlement)
Oleksandriyskyi Raion Олександрійський район
Oleksandriys'kyi raion
Oleksandriia
(Ceety)
Onufriivskyi Raion Онуфріївський район
Onufriyivs'kyi raion
Onufriivka
(Urban-type settlement)
Petrivskyi Raion Петрівський район
Petrivs'kyi raion
Petrove
(Urban-type settlement)
Svitlovodskyi Raion Світловодський район
Svitlovods'kyi raion
Svitlovodsk
(Ceety)
Ulianovskyi Raion Ульяновський район
Ul'yanovs'kyi raion
Ulianovka
(Ceety)
Ustynivskyi Raion Устинівський район
Ustynivs'kyi raion
Ustynivka
(Urban-type settlement)
Vilshanskyi Raion Вільшанський район
Vilshans'kyi raion
Vilshanka
(Urban-type settlement)
Znamianskyi Raion Знам'янський район
Znamyans'kyi raion
Znamianka
(Ceety)

Nomenclatur[eedit | eedit soorce]

Maist o Ukraine's oblasts are namit efter their caipital ceeties, offeecially referred tae as "oblast centers" (Ukrainian: обласний центр, translit. oblasnyi tsentr). The name o each oblast is a relative adjective, formit bi addin a feminine suffix tae the name o respective center ceety: Kirovohrad is the center o the Kirovohrads’ka oblast’ (Kirovohrad Oblast). Maist oblasts are sometimes referred tae in a feminine noun form an aw, follaein the convention o traditional regional place names, endin wi the suffix "-shchyna", as is the case wi the Kirovohrad Oblast, Kirovohradshchyna.

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]