Baburka

Baburka (Ukrainian: Бабурка) is a village (a selo) in the Zaporizhzhia Raion (district) of Zaporizhzhia Oblast in southern Ukraine. Its population was 362 in the 2001 Ukrainian Census.[2]

Baburka

Бабурка
Baburka is located in Zaporizhzhia Oblast
Baburka
Baburka
Location of Baburka in Zaporizhzhia Oblast
Coordinates: 47°47′48″N 35°03′40″E / 47.79667°N 35.06111°E / 47.79667; 35.06111Coordinates: 47°47′48″N 35°03′40″E / 47.79667°N 35.06111°E / 47.79667; 35.06111
Country Ukraine
ProvinceZaporizhzhia Oblast
DistrictZaporizhzhia Raion
CouncilDolynske Rural Council
Elevation36 m (118 ft)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total362
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
70423
Area code+380 61xx
ClimateDfa
Websitehttp://rada.gov.ua/

HistoryEdit

The settlement was first founded in 1785 as Burwalde by German-speaking Mennonites settling the Chortitza Colony.[3] Administratively, it belongs to the Dolynske Rural Council, a local government area.[2] It is located south of the Khortytskyi District of the city of Zaporizhzhia, the oblast's administrative center.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Baburka (Zaporizhzhia Oblast, Zaporizhzhia Raion)". weather.in.ua. Retrieved 12 January 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Baburka, Zaporizhzhia Oblast, Zaporizhzhia Raion". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 12 January 2015.
  3. ^ "Chortitza Kolonie (1789-1943)". Mennonitische Geschichte und Ahnenforschung (in German). 2008. Archived from the original on 28 March 2015. Retrieved 12 January 2015.