Kolomak Raion

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Kolomak Raion
Коломацький район
Raion
Flag of Kolomak Raion
Flag
Coat of arms of Kolomak Raion
Coat of arms
Raion location in Kharkiv Oblast
Raion location in Kharkiv Oblast
Coordinates: 49°50′13.1778″N 35°17′55.3416″E / 49.836993833°N 35.298706000°E / 49.836993833; 35.298706000Coordinates: 49°50′13.1778″N 35°17′55.3416″E / 49.836993833°N 35.298706000°E / 49.836993833; 35.298706000
Country  Ukraine
Oblast Kharkiv Oblast
Admin. center Kolomak
Area
 • Total 330 km2 (130 sq mi)
Population (2017)
 • Total 7,028
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://kolomakrda.gov.ua

Kolomak Raion (Ukrainian: Коломацький район) is a raion (district) in Kharkiv Oblast of Ukraine. Its administrative center is the urban-type settlement of Kolomak. Population: 7,028 (2017 est.)[1]

In Kolomak Ivan Mazepa was elected the Hetman of Left-bank Ukraine in 1687.[2] A monument of him was unveiled in July 2017 in Kolomak.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 26 August 2017. 
  2. ^ Ivan Katchanovski; Zenon E. Kohut; Bohdan Y. Nebesio; Myroslav Yurkevich (2013). "Ivan Mazepa" entry in Historical Dictionary of Ukraine. Scarecrow Press. p. 362. ISBN 9780810878471. 
  3. ^ (in Russian) A monument to Ivan Mazepa was opened in the Kharkiv region (photo), SQ (23 July 2017)