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Flag of Bohodukhiv
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Country  Ukraine
Oblast Kharkiv Oblast
Raion Bohodukhiv Raion
Founded 1662
 • Total 16,23 km2 (627 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 19 365
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 62100-62109

Bohodukhiv (Ukrainian: Богодухів, Russian: Богоду́хов, translit. Bogodukhov) is a city in the Kharkiv Oblast (province) of eastern Ukraine. It is the administrative center of the Bohodukhivsky Raion (district), and is located on the Kharkiv-Sumy railway at around 50°09′39″N 35°30′59″E / 50.16083°N 35.51639°E / 50.16083; 35.51639.

The current estimated population is around 18,224 (as of 2001).


Bohodukhiv was founded in 1662. During World War II, Bohodukhiv was occupied by the German Army from 16 October 1941 to 17 February 1943 and again from 11 March to 7 August 1943.

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