Koreiz

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Koreiz
Кореїз
Skyline of Koreiz
Flag of Koreiz
Flag
Koreiz is located in Crimea
Koreiz
Koreiz
Location of Koreiz within the Crimea
Koreiz is located in Yalta
Koreiz
Koreiz
Location of Koreiz
Coordinates: 44°25′59″N 34°5′14″E / 44.43306°N 34.08722°E / 44.43306; 34.08722Coordinates: 44°25′59″N 34°5′14″E / 44.43306°N 34.08722°E / 44.43306; 34.08722
Country Russia/Ukraine[1]
Republic Crimea
Municipality Yalta Municipality
Local council Koreiz
Elevation 120 m (390 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 6,320
Time zone MSK (UTC+4)
Postal code 98670 — 98675
Area code(s) +380-654

Koreiz (Ukrainian: Кореїз, Russian: Кореиз, Crimean Tatar: Koreiz) is an urban-type settlement lying south-west of Yalta in the Yalta Municipality of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, a territory recognized by a majority of countries as part of Ukraine and incorporated by Russia as the Republic of Crimea. The name of the town means "villages" in Greek. Koreiz absorbed the nearby spa of Miskhor in 1958. Population: 6,304 (2013 est.)[2].

Koreiz has arguably become best known as the site of two palaces:

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  1. ^ This place is located on the Crimean Peninsula, most of which is the subject of a territorial dispute between Russia and Ukraine. According to the political division of Russia, located on the peninsula are the federal subjects of the Russian Federation (the Republic of Crimea and the federal city of Sevastopol). According to the administrative-territorial division of Ukraine, located on the peninsula are the Ukrainian divisions (the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city with special status of Sevastopol).
  2. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 

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