Horokhiv

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Horokhiv
Горохів
Horochów (in Polish)
City
Horokhiv District administration
Horokhiv District administration
Official seal of Horokhiv
Seal
Horokhiv is located in Volyn Oblast
Horokhiv
Horokhiv
Horokhiv is located in Ukraine
Horokhiv
Horokhiv
Coordinates: 50°29′58″N 24°45′54″E / 50.49944°N 24.76500°E / 50.49944; 24.76500Coordinates: 50°29′58″N 24°45′54″E / 50.49944°N 24.76500°E / 50.49944; 24.76500
Country  Ukraine
Oblast  Volyn Oblast
Raion Horokhiv Raion
Government
 • Mayor Viktor Hodyk
Elevation 213 m (699 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 9,165[1]

Horokhiv (Ukrainian: Горохів, Polish: Horochów, Yiddish: ארכעווArkhev, Russian: Горохов) is a town in Volyn Oblast, Ukraine. It serves as the administrative center of Horokhiv Raion. Population: 9,165 (2015 est.)[1]

History[edit]

The first written mention of it was in 1240 in the Hypatian Codex.

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