AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Luhansk

Luhansk
Administration
Full nameLuhans'k (Луганськ)
Official nameLuhans'k (Луганськ)
Native nameLugansk (Луга́нск)
Country
Oblast
Raion
Ukraine
Luhansk Oblast
Founded1795
Government
MayorSerhiy Ivanovych Kravchenko
Geography
Total Area99.2 sq mi (257|area_land_km2= km2)
Elevation344.5 ft (105 m)
Demography
Total Population445900|population_footnotes= (2004)
Density (pop.)1802|pushpin_map=Ukraine/km2 (4667.2/sq mi)
Other information
Postal code91000
Area code+380 642
Sister citiesUnited Kingdom Cardiff
Poland Lublin
Bulgaria Pernik
Hungary Székesfehérvár
France Saint-Étienne
China Daqing

     Home | City | Luhansk





Luhansk or Lugansk ( , -ukluˈɦɑnʲsʲkpron) (formerly Voroshilovgrad) ( ; -ruluˈɡanskpron) is a city in southeastern Ukraine. It is the administrative center of the Luhansk Oblast (province). The city itself is also designated as its own separate municipality within the oblast. The current estimated population is around 445,900 (as of 2004).


Warning: simplexml_load_file(http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Luhansk?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10) [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Luhansk?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260