Dniprovskyi District, Kiev

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Dniprovskyi District

Дніпровський район
View of the left-bank Kiev and the Dnieper River. Background high-rise buildings in the right are in the Dniprovskyi Raion.
View of the left-bank Kiev and the Dnieper River. Background high-rise buildings in the right are in the Dniprovskyi Raion.
Flag of Dniprovskyi District
Flag
Coat of arms of Dniprovskyi District
Coat of arms
Map of the urban districts of Kiev.
Map of the urban districts of Kiev.
Coordinates: 50°27′00″N 30°31′24″E / 50.45000°N 30.52333°E / 50.45000; 30.52333Coordinates: 50°27′00″N 30°31′24″E / 50.45000°N 30.52333°E / 50.45000; 30.52333
Country Ukraine
MunicipalityKiev Municipality
Established23 May 1969
Area
 • Total69 km2 (27 sq mi)
Population
 • Total328,725
 • Density4,800/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
02094
Area code+380 44
KOATUU code8036600000[2]
Metro stationsHydropark, Livoberezhna, Darnytsia, Chernihivska
Websitednipr.kievcity.gov.ua

The Dniprovskyi District (Ukrainian: Дніпровський район, Dniprovs’kyi raion) is an urban district of the city of Kiev (Kyiv), the capital of Ukraine.[3] It is named after the Dnipro River and is located on its left-bank.[1]

Geography[edit]

The Dniprovskyi District's area consists of a total of 69 km2 (27 sq mi), which is approximately 16 percent of the city's total area.[1]

History[edit]

On 23 May 1969, the Dniprovskyi District was established out of a portion of the city's Darnytskyi District based on a decree of the Presidium of the Verkhovna Rada of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Dniprovskyi Raion: historical reference". Official Internet-portal (in Ukrainian). Dniprovskyi Raion of the City of Kyiv State Administration. Retrieved 9 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Dniprovskyi District Council". Informational portal of the self-government in Ukraine (in Ukrainian). Rada.info. Retrieved 9 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Dniprovskyi Raion, City of Kyiv". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  4. ^ "Dniprovskyi Raion" (in Ukrainian). WWW Encyclopedia Kyiv. Retrieved 9 February 2015.

External links[edit]

  • "Main Page". Official Internet-portal (in Ukrainian). Dniprovskyi Raion in the City of Kyiv State Administration.