Zhovti Vody Palace of Culture
|Raion||Zhovti Vody City Municipality|
|• Total||33.25 km2 (12.84 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,588/km2 (4,110/sq mi)|
Zhovti Vody (Ukrainian: Жовті Води, Ukrainian pronunciation: [ˈʒɔwtʲi ˈwɔdɪ]; Russian: Жёлтые Воды, Russian pronunciation: [ˈʐoltɨjə ˈvodɨ], lit. Yellow Waters) is a town in south-central Ukraine's Dnipropetrovsk Oblast (province). Administratively, it is incorporated within Zhovti Vody municipality as a town of oblast significance, the status equivalent to that of a raion (district). Zhovti Vody is located on the Yellow River (Ukrainian: Річка Жовта) approximately 130 km (81 mi) west of the oblast's administrative center, Dnipro. Population: 47,509 (2013 est.).
It is a center for the extraction and processing of uranium ore.
The historic Battle of Zhovti Vody was fought on the site of the present-day city.
The area has been referred to by the term Zhovti Vody (literally "yellow waters") since before the founding of the first village on the site in 1895.
Liberation War monument
- Inna Tsyganok, a professional russian triathlete
- Anastasia Polyanskaya, a professional russian triathlete
- "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015.
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