Khorol Raion

Khorol Raion (Ukrainian: Хорольський район) was a raion (district) in Poltava Oblast in central Ukraine. The raion's administrative center was the town of Khorol. The raion was abolished and its territory was merged into Lubny Raion[1] on 18 July 2020 as part of the administrative reform of Ukraine, which reduced the number of raions of Poltava Oblast to four.[2][3] The last estimate of the raion population was 32,705 (2020 est.)[4]

Khorol Raion
Хорольський район
Flag of Khorol Raion
Coat of arms of Khorol Raion
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Coordinates: 49°47′5.2254″N 33°15′54.327″E / 49.784784833°N 33.26509083°E / 49.784784833; 33.26509083Coordinates: 49°47′5.2254″N 33°15′54.327″E / 49.784784833°N 33.26509083°E / 49.784784833; 33.26509083
Country Ukraine
RegionPoltava Oblast
Established7 March 1923
Disestablished18 July 2020
Admin. centerKhorol
Subdivisions
List
  •    — city councils
  •    — settlement councils
  •  — rural councils

  • Number of localities:
       — cities
  •    — urban-type settlements
  • 92 — villages
  •    — rural settlements
Government
 • GovernorVitaliy Shevshuga
Area
 • Total1,062 km2 (410 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total32,705
 • Density31/km2 (80/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Postal index
37800—37874
Area code+380-5362
WebsiteOfficial homepage

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1] Нові райони: карти + склад
  2. ^ "Про утворення та ліквідацію районів. Постанова Верховної Ради України № 807-ІХ". Голос України (in Ukrainian). July 18, 2020. Retrieved October 3, 2020.
  3. ^ "Нові райони: карти + склад" (in Ukrainian). Міністерство розвитку громад та територій України.
  4. ^ Чисельність наявного населення України на 1 січня 2020 року / Population of Ukraine Number of Existing as of January 1, 2020 (PDF) (in Ukrainian and English). Kyiv: State Statistics Service of Ukraine.