Shostka Raion

Shostkynskyi Raion (Ukrainian: Шосткинський район) is a raion in Sumy Oblast in Central Ukraine. The administrative center of the raion is the town of Shostka, which is administratively incorporated as a city of oblast significance and does not belong to the raion. Population: 20,670 (2015 est.)[1]

Shostkynskyi Raion

Шосткинський район
Flag of Shostkynskyi Raion
Flag
Coat of arms of Shostkynskyi Raion
Coat of arms
Raion location in Sumy Oblast
Raion location in Sumy Oblast
Coordinates: 51°52′18.0474″N 33°25′21.1722″E / 51.871679833°N 33.422547833°E / 51.871679833; 33.422547833Coordinates: 51°52′18.0474″N 33°25′21.1722″E / 51.871679833°N 33.422547833°E / 51.871679833; 33.422547833
Country Ukraine
OblastSumy Oblast
Admin. centerShostka
Area
 • Total1,211 km2 (468 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total20,670
 • Density17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Websitehttp://shst.sm.gov.ua/index.php/uk/

ReferencesEdit

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