Hrebinky (Ukrainian: Гребінки) is an urban-type settlement in Vasylkiv Raion (district) of Kyiv Oblast (region) in northern Ukraine. Its population is 6,993 as of the 2001 Ukrainian Census.[1] Current population: 5,713 (2021 est.)[2].

Hrebinky
Гребінки
Flag of Hrebinky
Coat of arms of Hrebinky
Coordinates: 49°57′23″N 30°10′17″E / 49.95639°N 30.17139°E / 49.95639; 30.17139Coordinates: 49°57′23″N 30°10′17″E / 49.95639°N 30.17139°E / 49.95639; 30.17139
Country Ukraine
Province Kyiv Oblast
DistrictVasylkiv Raion
Founded1612
Town status1958
Government
 • Town HeadIhor Tromsa
Area
 • Total13.52 km2 (5.22 sq mi)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total6,993
 • Density520/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
08662
Area code+380 4571
Websitehttp://hrebinky.org.ua/

Hrebinky was founded in 1612 as a village, and it retained its village status until it was upgraded to that of an urban-type settlement in 1958.[1]

The M05 highway, connecting the nation's capital Kyiv and the southern city of Odessa, passes through the town.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Hrebinki, Kyiv Oblast, Vasylkiv Raion". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Retrieved 19 January 2012.[permanent dead link]
  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.

External linksEdit

  • "Hrebinky". Website of the urban-type settlement Hrebinky located in Vasylkiv Raion of Kyiv Oblast (in Ukrainian). Archived from the original on 26 December 2018. Retrieved 19 January 2012.