Bobrovytsia

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Bobrovytsia
Бобровиця
Town
Bobrovytsia railway station
Bobrovytsia railway station
Official seal of Bobrovytsia
Seal
Coordinates: 50°44′42″N 31°23′13″E / 50.74500°N 31.38694°E / 50.74500; 31.38694Coordinates: 50°44′42″N 31°23′13″E / 50.74500°N 31.38694°E / 50.74500; 31.38694
Country Ukraine
Oblast Chernihiv Oblast
Raion Horodnianskyi Raion
Founded 11th century
Area
 • Total 11.43 km2 (4.41 sq mi)
Population (January 1, 2001)
 • Total 11,916

Bobrovytsia (Ukrainian: Бобровиця), is the city center of Bobrovytsia Raion within Chernihiv Oblast (province) of Ukraine. It sits next to the Bystrytsya River. Population: 11,289 (2015 est.)[1]

In 1614, it was a royal city of Poland however later it became a part of the Kiev Voivodeship until 1667, when it passed to Russia.

History[edit]

The Ancient origins of Bobrovystia is known from the archaeological ruins of a settlement dated from the XI-XIII centuries.

In the XVI century, Bobrovytsia was a town in the Kyiv province of the Commonwealth.

According to Polish illustrations "Bobrowica" in 1618 had about 107 homes.[2] According to another Polish illustration in 1628, the town was inhabited as early as the year 1600.[3]

Name Origins[edit]

On the origin of the name of the city Bobrovytsia there is no reliable data. There are only guesses that the settlement was called such from the beaver crafts made in the city, near the Bistrica River to the middle of the XIX century which was called Bobrovytsia.

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Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Population: - Ukrainian (92%, 2001)

  • 2.9 thousand. (1859) [4]
  • 5.1 thousand. (1897) Orthodox - 4.4 thousand., Jews - 0,7 thousand.[5]
  • 7.0 thousand. (1926) [6]
  • 9.4 thousand. (1959)
  • 14.5 thousand. (1988)
  • 11.9 thousand. (2005)
  • 11.3 thousand. (2016) [7]

Native Language Distribution (2001)[edit]

Ukrainian Russian
97,22% 2,31%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (PDF) (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 1 July 2016. 
  2. ^ Архивъ Юго-Западной Россіи. Ч. VII. Т. 1. Акты о заселении Юго-Западной Россіи. — Кіевъ, 1886. — с. 303-304.
  3. ^ Архивъ Юго-Западной Россіи. Ч. VII. Т. 1. Акты о заселении Юго-Западной Россіи. — Кіевъ, 1886. — с. 343.
  4. ^ Списки населённых мест Российской Империи. XLVIII. Черниговская губерния, 1866, с. 63.
  5. ^ Населенныя мѣста Россійской Имперіи въ 500 и болѣе жителей. 1905. — C. 261.
  6. ^ Всесоюзная перепись населения 1926 года. — Том ХІІ: Украинская Социалистическая Советская Республика. Правобережный подрайон. Левобережный подрайон: народность, родной язык, возраст, грамотность / Центральное статистическое управление СССР, Отдел переписи. — М.: Издание ЦСУ Союза ССР, 1928. — с. 477.
  7. ^ ПАСПОРТ територіальної громади Бобровицької міської ради.

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