Khoroshiv Raion

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Khoroshiv Raion
Хорошівський район
Raion
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Coordinates: 50°36′17″N 28°26′41″E / 50.60472°N 28.44472°E / 50.60472; 28.44472Coordinates: 50°36′17″N 28°26′41″E / 50.60472°N 28.44472°E / 50.60472; 28.44472
Kintra  Ukraine
Region Zhytomyr Oblast
Admeen. centre Khoroshiv
Subdiveesions
Aurie
 • Total 869.8 km2 (335.8 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Tot Decrease 35 590
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Aurie code +380

Khoroshiv Raion (Ukrainian: Хорошівський район), till 2015 Volodarsk-Volynskyi Raion (Ukrainian: Володарськ-Волинський район), is a raion (destrict) o Zhytomyr Oblast, northren Ukraine. Its admeenistrative centre is located at Khoroshiv. The raion covers a aurie o 869.8 square kilometres (335.8 sq mi). Population: 35,590 (2013 est.)[1]

On 21 Mey 2016, Verkhovna Rada adoptit decision tae rename Volodarsk-Volynskyi Raion tae Khoroshiv Raion accordin tae the law prohibitin names o Communist oreegin.[2] Volodarsk-Volynskyi wis previously renamit tae Khoroshiv.

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