Yampil, Vinnytsia Oblast
|First mentioned||16th Century|
|• Mayor||Oleksandr Kulbaba|
|• Total||9.5 km2 (3.7 sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
|Area code(s)||+380 4336|
Yampil (Ukrainian: Ямпіль; Russian: Ямполь, Yampol; Romanian: Iampol) is a city located in Vinnytsia Oblast (province of central Ukraine. The city is the administrative center of the Yampil Raion (district), housing the district's local administration buildings. Population: 11,300 (2013 population estimate).
Prior to World War II, the city had a large Jewish population. Particularly, in 1900, Yampil's Jewish population was 2,823. The city center consisted of a large amount of Jewish-owned buildings, and four synagogues. The city also had a castle, and river port.
In 1985, it was named the administrative center of the surrounding Yampil Raion.
Yampil has one sister city:
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