Rudne (Ukrainian: Рудне; Polish: Rudno) is an Urban-type settlement in Lviv Municipality in Lviv Oblast. Its population was 7,030 (2016 est.)[1].

Rudne

Рудне

Rudno (in Polish)
Flag of Rudne
Flag
Coat of arms of Rudne
Coat of arms
Rudne is located in Lviv Oblast
Rudne
Rudne
Rudne is located in Ukraine
Rudne
Rudne
Coordinates: 49°59′24″N 23°52′30″E / 49.99000°N 23.87500°E / 49.99000; 23.87500Coordinates: 49°59′24″N 23°52′30″E / 49.99000°N 23.87500°E / 49.99000; 23.87500
Country Ukraine
Oblast Lviv Oblast
MunicipalityLviv Municipality
Area
 • Total4.19 km2 (1.62 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total7,030
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Area code(s)(+380) 32

LocationEdit

Rudne is located 11 kilometers west of the Lviv city center. The Lviv Ring Road is 1 kilometer from the village. The Lviv-Mostyska Road passes through the village.

HistoryEdit

Between 1774 and 1918 it was part of Austrian Galicia. After the end of World War I Briukhovychi became part of Lwów Powiat in Lwów Voivodeship, part of Poland. In 1939 it was annexed by the Soviet Union. It was given the status of an urban-type settlement in 1940.

Briukhovychi was occupied by German troops during World War II from 1941 to 1944.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (PDF) (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 19 July 2016.