Horodok Raion, Khmelnytskyi Oblast

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Horodok Raion
Городоцький район
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Coordinates: 47°46′36″N 27°19′27″E / 47.77667°N 27.32417°E / 47.77667; 27.32417Coordinates: 47°46′36″N 27°19′27″E / 47.77667°N 27.32417°E / 47.77667; 27.32417
Kintra  Ukraine
Region Khmelnytskyi Oblast
Established 29 Apryle 1923
Admeen. centre Horodok
 • Govrenor Oleksandr Vorotnyi[1] (PR)
 • Total 1,110 km2 (430 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Tot Decrease 49,939
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal index 32000—32067
Aurie code +380 3851
Wabsteid http://goradm.inf.ua

Horodok Raion (Ukrainian: Городоцький район, Horodots'kyi raion) is ane o the 20 admeenistrative raions (a destrict) o the Khmelnytskyi Oblast in wastren Ukraine. Its admeenistrative centre is locatit in the ceety o Horodok. Its population wis 58,348 as o the 2001 Ukrainian Census[1] and 49,939 as of 2012.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Horodok Raion is locatit in the soothwastren pairt o the Khmelnytskyi Oblast, corresponding tae the modren-day boondars o the Podolia historical region.[2] It wis established on 7 Mairch 1923 as pairt o a full-scale admeenistrative reorganisation o the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic.[1]

Admeenistrative diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Horodok 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 cooncils, 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 Horodok Raion is dividit intae:[1]

  • 1 ceety cooncil—made up o the ceety o Horodok (admeenistrative centre)
  • 1 dounset cooncil—made up o the urban-teep dounset o Sataniv
  • 29 veelage cooncils

Oweraw, the raion haes a total o 74 populatit localities, consistin o ane ceety, ane urban-teep dounset, 71 veelages, an ane landwart dounset.[1]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Horodok Raion, Khmelnytskyi Oblast". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  2. "Horodok and the raion". Castles and Monuments of Ukraine (in Ukrainian). Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  3. Vlasenko, Petro. "Satanov (Khmelnitsky Oblast, SATANIV)". Photo travels around Ukraine and around (in Russian). Retrieved 9 January 2013. 

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