Chornyi Ostriv

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Chornyi Ostriv
Чорний Острів
Urban-type settlement
Flag of Chornyi Ostriv
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Coat of arms of Chornyi Ostriv
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Coordinates: 49°30′25″N 26°45′56″E / 49.50694°N 26.76556°E / 49.50694; 26.76556Coordinates: 49°30′25″N 26°45′56″E / 49.50694°N 26.76556°E / 49.50694; 26.76556
Country  Ukraine
Province  Khmelnytskyi Oblast
District Flag of Khmelnytskiy Raion in Khmelnytsky Oblast.png Khmelnytskyi Raion
Founded 1366
Town status 1957
Government
 • Town Head Anatoliy Parasyna
Area
 • Total 6.23 km2 (2.41 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 300 m (1,000 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total Increase 978
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code 31310
Area code +380 382
Website http://rada.gov.ua/

Chornyi Ostriv (Ukrainian: Чорний Острів, Polish: Czarny Ostrów) is an urban-type settlement in the Khmelnytskyi Raion (district) of Khmelnytskyi Oblast (province) in western Ukraine.[2] The town's population was 924 as of the 2001 Ukrainian Census[2] and 949 in 2011.[3]

Chornyi Ostriv was first founded in 1366, and it received the Magdeburg rights in 1556.[4] Since 1957, it has the status of an urban-type settlement.

People form Chornyi Ostriv[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chornyi Ostriv (Khmelnytskyi Oblast, Khmelnytskyi Raion)". weather.in.ua. Retrieved 7 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Chornyi Ostriv, Khmelnytskyi Oblast, Khmelnytskyi Raion". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Retrieved 7 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Actual Population of Ukraine on January 1, 2011". State Statistics Committee of Ukraine (in Ukrainian). Main Statistical Office in L'viv region. Archived from the original (PDF) on 10 October 2012. Retrieved 7 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Chornyi Ostriv - important settlement? Or maybe not?". Chornyi Ostriv (in Ukrainian). Archived from the original on 25 December 2012. Retrieved 8 January 2013.