Artsyz

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Artsyz
Арциз
Arzis
City
Райспоживспілка (особняк ХІХст) Арциз.JPG
Coat of arms of Artsyz
Coat of arms
Country  Ukraine
Oblast Odessa Oblast
Raion Artsyz Raion
Founded 1816
Government
 • Mayor Jurij Mykhailov
Area
 • Total 46 sq mi (118 km2)
Elevation 52 ft (16 m)
Population (2015)
 • Total 14,919
 • Density 330/sq mi (130/km2)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 68400-68409
Area code(s) +380-4845

Artsyz (Ukrainian: Арциз; Bulgarian: Арциз, Artsiz; Romanian: Arciz, Turkish: Artsız or Arsız, German: Artzis or Arzis) is a city and the administrative center of Artsyz Raion in Odessa Oblast, Ukraine. Population: 14,919 (2015 est.)[1] In 2001, population was 16,370.

The city was founded in 1816 by German colonists from Swabia and the just dissolved Duchy of Warsaw and was named after the Battle of Arcis-sur-Aube.

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Coordinates: 45°59′N 29°25′E / 45.983°N 29.417°E / 45.983; 29.417