Sovietskyi

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Sovietskyi
Совєтський — Советский
Urban-type settlement
Sovietskyi is located in Crimea
Sovietskyi
Sovietskyi
Location of Sovietskyi in Crimea
Coordinates: 45°20′49″N 34°56′00″E / 45.34694°N 34.93333°E / 45.34694; 34.93333Coordinates: 45°20′49″N 34°56′00″E / 45.34694°N 34.93333°E / 45.34694; 34.93333
Country Disputed
 Russia,  Ukraine
Republic Crimea
District Sovietskyi Raion
Town status 1941
Government
 • Town Head Andriy Prytulenko
Elevation[1] 19 m (62 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 10,324
Time zone MSK (UTC+4)
Postal code 97200
Area code +380 6551
Website http://rada.gov.ua/

Sovietskyi (Ukrainian: Совєтський; Russian: Советский; Crimean Tatar: İçki) (until 1944, İçki) is an urban-type settlement in 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 town also serves as the administrative center of the Sovietskyi Raion (district), housing the district's local administration buildings.[2]

As of the 2001 Ukrainian Census, its population is 10,963.[2] Current population: 10,324 (2014 Census).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sovietskyi (Crimea, Sovietskyi Raion)". weather.in.ua (in Ukrainian). Retrieved 15 February 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Sovietskyi, Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Sovietskyi Raion". Regions of Ukraine and their Structure (in Ukrainian). Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Retrieved 15 February 2012. 
  3. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2014). "Таблица 1.3. Численность населения Крымского федерального округа, городских округов, муниципальных районов, городских и сельских поселений" [Table 1.3. Population of Crimean Federal District, Its Urban Okrugs, Municipal Districts, Urban and Rural Settlements]. Федеральное статистическое наблюдение «Перепись населения в Крымском федеральном округе». ("Population Census in Crimean Federal District" Federal Statistical Examination) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 4, 2016.