Vitovka Raion

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Vitovka Raion

Вітовській район
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Coordinates: 46°57′50″N 32°13′24″E / 46.96389°N 32.22333°E / 46.96389; 32.22333Coordinates: 46°57′50″N 32°13′24″E / 46.96389°N 32.22333°E / 46.96389; 32.22333
Kintra Ukraine
RegionMykolaiv Oblast
Established1939
Admeen. centreMykolaiv
Subdiveesions
Govrenment
 • GovrenorOleksandr Stohrskiy
Aurie
 • Total1,460 km2 (560 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
 • TotDecrease 50,755[1]
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal index
57200—57287
Aurie code+380 512

Vitovka Raion (Ukrainian: Вітовській район) is locatit in Mykolaiv Oblast o Ukraine. Its admeenistrative centre is the ceety o Mykolaiv, which is incorporatit separately as a ceety o oblast significance an daes no belang tae the raion. Population: 50,755 (2015 est.)[1]

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 1939, Mykolaiv Landwart Raion (whiles referred tae as Mykolaiv Raion) in Mykolaiv Oblast wis established wi the centre in the ceety o Mykolaiv.[2] On 12 September 1944, Mykolaiv Raion wis renamit Zhovtneve Raion, an the admeenistrative centre o the raion wis transferred frae Mykolaiv tae the toun o Zhovtneve.[3] On 27 Dizember 1973, Zhovtneve wis mergit intae the ceety o Mykolaiv, an tharefore Mykolaiv became the admeenistrative centre o the raion.[2] Mykolaiv Raion, which existit atween 1923 an 1930, an syne 1963, tho haes its admeenistrative centre in the ceety o Mykolaiv as well, wis an is locatit in a different aurie. On 19 Mey 2016, Zhovtneve Raion wis renamit Vitovka Raion conform tae the law prohibitin names o Communist oreegin.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population o Ukraine)" (PDF) (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 1 July 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Районы Николаевской области" (in Russian). Николаевская область. Электронная историческая энциклопедия. Retrieved 10 March 2016.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  3. "Николаевская область" (in Russian). Николаевская область. Электронная историческая энциклопедия. Retrieved 10 March 2016.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  4. "На Николаевщине Жовтневый район переименовали в Витовский" (in Russian). Николаевские новости. 19 May 2016. Retrieved 20 May 2016.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)