Zatoka, Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi

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Zatoka

Затoка
Zatoka central park.
Zatoka central park.
Coat of arms of Zatoka
Coat of arms
Zatoka is located in Odessa Oblast
Zatoka
Zatoka
Zatoka is located in Ukraine
Zatoka
Zatoka
Coordinates: 46°4′2″N 30°27′25″E / 46.06722°N 30.45694°E / 46.06722; 30.45694
Country Ukraine
Oblasts Odessa Oblast
CityBilhorod-Dnistrovskyi
Area
 • Total31 km2 (12 sq mi)
Elevation
28 m (92 ft)
Population
 (2015)[1]
 • Total1,921
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Zatoka (Ukrainian: Затoка, romanizedZatoka; Romanian: Zatoca or Bugaz) is an urban-type settlement in Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi Municipality in southwestern Ukraine. The settlement is a local beach resort. Additionally, Zatoka contains a small port named Buhaz, which has a single pier and is part of the Port of Bilhorod-Dnistrovsky. The population of Zatoka is 1,921 (2015 est.)[2].

The town is located on a sand spit of the Dniester Estuary next to where the Dniester flows into the Black Sea. It is 60 km from Odessa and 18 km from the city of Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi in Odessa Oblast, in the historical region of Budjak or southern Bessarabia.

In the Ukrainian language, "zatoka" refers to a bay.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Державний комітет статистики України. Чисельність наявного населення України на 1 січня 2011 року, Київ-2011 (doc) Archived October 10, 2012, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (PDF) (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 1 July 2016.

Coordinates: 46°04′02″N 30°27′25″E / 46.0672°N 30.4569°E / 46.0672; 30.4569