Kirovske, Crimea

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Kirovske
Кіровське — Кировское — İslâm Terek
Urban-type settlement
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Kirovske is located in Crimea
Kirovske
Kirovske
Location of Kirovske in Crimea
Coordinates: 45°13′25″N 35°12′19″E / 45.22361°N 35.20528°E / 45.22361; 35.20528Coordinates: 45°13′25″N 35°12′19″E / 45.22361°N 35.20528°E / 45.22361; 35.20528
Republic Crimea
District Kirovske Raion
First mentioned 1783
Town status 1957
Government
 • Town Head Yevhen Ravych
Area
 • Total 5.99 km2 (2.31 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 23 m (75 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 6,883
 • Density 1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Time zone MSK (UTC+4)
Postal code 96400
Area code +380 6558
Climate Cfa
Website http://rada.gov.ua/[permanent dead link]

Kirovske (Ukrainian: Кіровське; Russian: Кировское; Crimean Tatar: İslâm Terek) (until 1944, İslâm Terek) is an urban-type settlement in the Crimea, a territory recognized by a majority of countries as part of Ukraine and incorporated by Russia as the Republic of Crimea. Population: 6,883 (2014 Census).[2]

Kirovske also serves as the administrative center of the Kirovske Raion (district), housing the district's local administration buildings.[3]

As of the 2001 Ukrainian Census, its population was 7,431.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kirovske (Crimea, Kirovske Raion)". weather.in.ua (in Ukrainian). Retrieved 14 February 2012. 
  2. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2014). "Таблица 1.3. Численность населения Крымского федерального округа, городских округов, муниципальных районов, городских и сельских поселений" [Table 1.3. Population of Crimean Federal District, Its Urban Okrugs, Municipal Districts, Urban and Rural Settlements]. Федеральное статистическое наблюдение «Перепись населения в Крымском федеральном округе». ("Population Census in Crimean Federal District" Federal Statistical Examination) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "Kirovske, Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Kirovske Raion". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Retrieved 14 February 2012. [permanent dead link]