Petrove Raion

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Petrove Raion
Петрівський район
Flag of Petrove Raion
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Coordinates: 48°23′N 33°14′E / 48.383°N 33.233°E / 48.383; 33.233Coordinates: 48°23′N 33°14′E / 48.383°N 33.233°E / 48.383; 33.233
Country  Ukraine
Region Kirovohrad Oblast
Established 1923
Admin. center Petrove
 • Total 1,195 km2 (461 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total Decrease 24,965
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Area code +380

Petrove Raion (Ukrainian: Петрівський район) is a raion (district) of Kirovohrad Oblast in central Ukraine. Population: 24,965 (2013 est.)[1]. It covers an area of 1195 square kilometres. The administrative center lies at Petrove (Pop. 8512). The raion was established on March 7, 1923.[2]

The raion is subdivided into 15 communities known as councils (rada): 2 town councils and 13 village councils.


  1. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  2. ^ Облікова картка Петрівський район Кіровоградська область (in Ukrainian). Retrieved September 23, 2010. [permanent dead link]

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