Lozova

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Lozova
Лозова
Lozova Railway Station
Lozova Railway Station
Flag of Lozova
Flag
Coat of arms of Lozova
Coat of arms
Country  Ukraine
Oblast Kharkiv Oblast
Founded 1869
Government
 • Mayor Sergey Zelensky[1]
Area
 • Total 18,1 km2 (70 sq mi)
Population (2017)
 • Total 56,655
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 61135—61166
Area code(s) +38 05745
Website http://lozovarada.gov.ua/

Lozova (Ukrainian: Лозова́) or Lozovaya (Russian: Лозова́я) is a city in Kharkiv Oblast (province) of eastern Ukraine. Serving as the administrative center of the Lozova Raion (district), the city itself is designated as a city of oblast significance and does not belong to the raion. Population: 56,655 (2017 est.)[2]

Lozova is the 2nd largest city in Kharkiv Oblast after Kharkiv in terms of population. The city was evacuated on August 27, 2008 due to a fire in a military warehouse. However, there were no serious casualties or deaths.

Transport[edit]

Lozova is a main rail hub within the Kharkiv Oblast.

City Structure[edit]

St. Peter and Paul Church Under Construction in Raion
Shevchenko Square

The City is divided into two main parts, one is called Gorod and other one is called Raion.

People from Lozova[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • InfoPort — Information-entertaining portal of Lozova

Coordinates: 48°53′N 36°23′E / 48.883°N 36.383°E / 48.883; 36.383