Radekhiv

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Radekhiv

Радехів

Radziechów (in Polish)
City
Church in Radekhiv
Church in Radekhiv
Flag of Radekhiv
Flag
Coat of arms of Radekhiv
Coat of arms
Radekhiv is located in Lviv Oblast
Radekhiv
Radekhiv
Radekhiv is located in Ukraine
Radekhiv
Radekhiv
Coordinates: 50°16′58″N 24°38′15″E / 50.28278°N 24.63750°E / 50.28278; 24.63750Coordinates: 50°16′58″N 24°38′15″E / 50.28278°N 24.63750°E / 50.28278; 24.63750
Country Ukraine
Oblast Lviv Oblast
RaionRadekhiv Raion
First mentioned1472
Magdeburg rights1752
Area
 • Total16.26 km2 (6.28 sq mi)
Elevation
231 m (758 ft)
Population
 (2013)
 • Total9,600
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
80200
Area code(s)+380-3255
Websitehttp://radekhiv-miskrada.in.ua/

Radekhiv (Ukrainian: Раде́хів, Polish: Radziechów) is a city in Lviv Oblast (region) of Ukraine. It is administrative center of the Radekhiv Raion. Population: 9,600 (2013 est.)[1].

Ed Stelmach, the premier of the Canadian province of Alberta from 2006 to 2011, is descended from immigrants who arrived in Canada from Radekhiv.[1] The town is the birthplace of Polish lawyer and government minister Kazimierz Wladyslaw Kumaniecki, Polish diplomat Marian Szumlakowski, and Polish art historian Juliusz Ross.

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