Bilyky (Ukrainian: Білики, Russian: Белики) is an urban-type settlement in Poltava Raion of Poltava Oblast in Ukraine. It is located on the right bank of the Vorskla, a left tributary of the Dnieper. Bilyky belongs to Bilyky settlement hromada, one of the hromadas of Ukraine.[1] Population: 4,792.[2]

Bilyky
Білики
Urban-type settlement
Ліщинівка (станція).jpg
Bilyky is located in Poltava Oblast
Bilyky
Bilyky
Location in Poltava Oblast
Bilyky is located in Ukraine
Bilyky
Bilyky
Location in Ukraine
Coordinates: Coordinates: 49°15′30″N 34°16′07″E / 49.25833°N 34.26861°E / 49.25833; 34.26861
CountryUkraine
OblastPoltava Oblast
RaionPoltava Raion
Population
 (2021)
 • Total4,792
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Until 18 July 2020, Bilyky belonged to Kobeliaky Raion. The raion was abolished in July 2020 as part of the administrative reform of Ukraine, which reduced the number of raions of Poltava Oblast to four. The area of Kobeliaky Raion was merged into Poltava Raion.[3][4]

EconomyEdit

TransportationEdit

To the north, Bilyky has access to the Highway M22 connecting Poltava with Oleksandriia via Kremenchuk. To the south, it has road connections with Kobeliaky.

Lishchynivka railway station is located in Bilyky. It is on the railway which connects Poltava and Kremenchuk. There is infrequent passenger traffic.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Белицкая громада" (in Russian). Портал об'єднаних громад України.
  2. ^ Чисельність наявного населення України на 1 січня 2021 [Number of Present Population of Ukraine, as of January 1, 2021] (PDF) (in Ukrainian and English). Kyiv: State Statistics Service of Ukraine.
  3. ^ "Про утворення та ліквідацію районів. Постанова Верховної Ради України № 807-ІХ". Голос України (in Ukrainian). 2020-07-18. Retrieved 2020-10-03.
  4. ^ "Нові райони: карти + склад" (in Ukrainian). Міністерство розвитку громад та територій України.