Vilnohirsk

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Vilnohirsk
Вільногірськ
City
Vilnohirsk train station
Vilnohirsk train station
Flag of Vilnohirsk
Flag
Coat of arms of Vilnohirsk
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 48°28′41″N 34°01′41″E / 48.47806°N 34.02806°E / 48.47806; 34.02806Coordinates: 48°28′41″N 34°01′41″E / 48.47806°N 34.02806°E / 48.47806; 34.02806
Country Ukraine
Oblast Dnipropetrovsk Oblast
Municipality Vilnohirsk municipality
Established August 12, 1956
Area
 • Total 10 km2 (4 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 23,764
Website http://vilnogirsk.dp.ua/

Vilnohirsk (Ukrainian: Вільногірськ, pronounced [βilʲnɔˈɦirsʲk]) is a town in Dnipropetrovsk Oblast (province) of Ukraine. Administratively, Vilnohirsk is incorporated as the town of oblast significance. Population: 23,764 (2013 est.)[1]. Population was 23,782 (2001).

Vilnohirsk is (with Irshansk) the centre of the Ukrainian titanium ore industry.[2]

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