Parafiivka (Ukrainian: Парафіївка, Russian: Парафиевка) is an urban-type settlement in Pryluky Raion, Chernihiv Oblast, Ukraine. It hosts the administration of Parafiivka settlement hromada, one of the hromadas of Ukraine.[1] Population: 2,212[2]

Parafiivka
Парафіївка
Urban-type settlement
Flag of Parafiivka
Coat of arms of Parafiivka
Parafiivka is located in Chernihiv Oblast
Parafiivka
Parafiivka
Parafiivka is located in Ukraine
Parafiivka
Parafiivka
Coordinates: 50°52′37″N 32°38′29″E / 50.87694°N 32.64139°E / 50.87694; 32.64139Coordinates: 50°52′37″N 32°38′29″E / 50.87694°N 32.64139°E / 50.87694; 32.64139
CountryUkraine
OblastChernihiv Oblast
RaionPryluky Raion
Population
 (2021)
 • Total2,212
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Until 18 July 2020, Parafiivka belonged to Ichnia Raion. The raion was abolished in July 2020 as part of the administrative reform of Ukraine, which reduced the number of raions of Chernihiv Oblast to five. The area of Ichnia Raion was merged into Pryluky Raion.[3][4]

EconomyEdit

TransportationEdit

Kochanovka railway station, located in Parafiivka, is a terminal station on the railway which starts in Vesele. There is no passenger traffic.

Parafiivka is connected by roads with Ichnia as well as with Highway H08 connecting Kyiv and Sumy.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Парафеевская 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.