Korosten Raion

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Korosten Raion
Коростенський район
Raion
Coat of arms of Korosten Raion
Coat of arms
Korostenskyi-Raion.png
Coordinates: 50°53′23″N 28°39′45″E / 50.88972°N 28.66250°E / 50.88972; 28.66250Coordinates: 50°53′23″N 28°39′45″E / 50.88972°N 28.66250°E / 50.88972; 28.66250
Country Ukraine
Region Zhytomyr Oblast
Admin. centerKorosten
Subdivisions
Area
 • Total1,764 km2 (681 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • TotalDecrease 28,237
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Area code+380

Korosten District (Raion) (Ukrainian: Коростенський район) is a raion (district) of Zhytomyr Oblast, northern Ukraine. Its administrative centre is Korosten, which does not belong to the raion and is incorporated separately as a town of oblast significance. The raion covers an area of 1,764 square kilometres (681 sq mi). Population: 28,237 (2013 est.)[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015.

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