Bolhrad Raion

Bolhrad Raion (Ukrainian: Болградський район) is a raion (district) in Odessa Oblast of Ukraine. It is part of the historical region of Bessarabia. Its administrative center is the town of Bolhrad. Population: 66,666 (2020 est.)[1]

Bolhradskyi Raion

Болградський район
Flag of Bolhradskyi Raion
Flag
Coat of arms of Bolhradskyi Raion
Coat of arms
Bolgradskiy rayon 2020.svg
Country Ukraine
RegionOdessa Oblast
Established1940
Admin. centerBolhrad
Subdivisions
List
  •   1 — city councils
  •   0 — settlement councils
  • 18 — rural councils

  • Number of localities:
      1 — cities
  •   0 — urban-type settlements
  • 21 — villages
  •   0 — rural settlements
Government
 • GovernorMyhaylo Sadakliev
Area
- since July 2020
 • Total4,518.02 km2 (1,744.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2021)
 • TotalDecrease 146,276
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Postal index
68700—68752
Area code+380 4846
Websitehttp://bolgrad-rda.odessa.gov.ua

On 18 July 2020, as part of the administrative reform of Ukraine, the number of raions of Odessa Oblast was reduced to seven, and the area of Bolhrad Raion was significantly expanded. [2][3] The January 2020 estimate of the raion population was 66,666 (2020 est.)[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (PDF) (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 30 September 2020.
  2. ^ "Про утворення та ліквідацію районів. Постанова Верховної Ради України № 807-ІХ". Голос України (in Ukrainian). 2020-07-18. Retrieved 2020-10-03.
  3. ^ "Нові райони: карти + склад" (in Ukrainian). Міністерство розвитку громад та територій України.

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Coordinates: 45°46′N 28°48′E / 45.767°N 28.800°E / 45.767; 28.800