The Mykhailivska Church in Horodysche (1844).
|Population (1 January 2017)|
|Postal code||19500 — 19507|
|Area code(s)||+380 4734|
Horodyshche (Ukrainian: Городище, Ukrainian pronunciation: [ɦɔrɔˈdɪʃtʃɛ]; Yiddish: האָרעדישטש, translit. Horedishtsh) is a city located in Cherkasy Oblast (province) in central Ukraine. It serves the administrative center of Horodyshche Raion. The city rests on the Vilshanka River and is the administrative center of the Horodysche Raion (district). It was occupied by German forces during World War II in the summer of 1941 until 1944. Population: 13,984 (2017 est.)
Horodyshche was the birthplace of Semen Hulak-Artemovsky, a singer and composer of Ukrainian opera; there is a museum in Horodyshche dedicated to his life and work.
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- "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 26 August 2017.
- (in Ukrainian) Історіа міст i сіл Укpaїнcькoї CCP - Черкаськa область (History of Towns and Villages of the Ukrainian SSR - Cherkasy Oblast). Kiev, 1972
- (in Ukrainian) site of the Horodyshchensky Raion
- (in Ukrainian) site of the Horodyshche
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