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Mizhhirya
Міжгір'я
Urban-teep dounset

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Mizhhirya is located in Zakarpattia Oblast
Mizhhirya
Mizhhirya
Location o Mizhhirya in Zakarpattia Oblast
Coordinates: 48°31′43″N 23°30′07″E / 48.52861°N 23.50194°E / 48.52861; 23.50194Coordinates: 48°31′43″N 23°30′07″E / 48.52861°N 23.50194°E / 48.52861; 23.50194
Kintra  Ukraine
Province  Zakarpattia Oblast
Destrict Mizhhirya Raion
First mentioned 1415
Toun status 1947
Government
 • Toun Heid Vasyl Schur
Area
 • Total 4.58 km2 (1.77 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 437 m (1,434 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total Decrease 9,549
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 90004
Aurie code +380 3146
Website http://rada.gov.ua/

Mizhhirya (Ukrainian: Міжгір'я; Yiddish: וואלאווע‎, Volovo) is an urban-teep dounset in Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in wastren Ukraine. The toun is the admeenistrative centre o the Mizhhirya Raion (destrict) an aw, hoosin the deestrict's local admeenistration biggins. The toun's population wis 9,656 as o the 2001 Ukrainian Census[2] an 9,549 in 2011.[3]

The dounset wis first mentioned in 1415 as a possession o the Hungarian feudal lairds. It wis pairt o the Kinrick o Hungary (frae the 11t century tae 1918 an frae 1938–1944) as the dounset o Ökörmező in the Máramaros Coonty an Ökörmező Destrict. Frae 1918 tae 1938, the dounset wis a pairt o Czechoslovakie as Mežhorje.[4] In 1947, its status wis upgradit tae that o a urban-teep dounset.[2]

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  1. "Kol'chyno (Zakarpattia Oblast, Mukachevo Raion)". weather.in.ua (in English). Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Mizhhirya, Zakarpattia Oblast, Mizhhirya Raion". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
  3. "Actual Population of Ukraine on January 1, 2011" (PDF). State Statistics Committee of Ukraine (in Ukrainian). Main Statistical Office in L'viv region. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
  4. "Mizhhirya, Ukraine". KehilaLinks. JewishGen. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • "Mizhhirya". Steid o the Mizhhirya Destrict Cooncil (in Ukrainian). Retrieved 18 May 2012. 

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