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Full nameLysychans'k (Лисичанськ)
Official nameLysychans'k (Лисичанськ)
Native nameLisichansk (Лисичанск)
OblastLuhansk Oblast
RaionLisichanskiy City Council
City rights1938
MayorSergey Dunaev
Total Area39 sq mi (101 km2)
Elevation712 ft (217 m)
Total Population105000 (2010)
Density (pop.)1199/km2 (3105.4/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEET (UTC+2)
- Summer (DST)EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code93100 - 93199
Area code+380 6451
Licence plateBB

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Lysychans'k ( , . Lysychans’k, , Russian. Lisichansk) is a city in the Luhansk Oblast (province) of south-eastern Ukraine. The city is designated as its own separate raion (district) within the oblast, and is located on the high right bank of the Seversky Donets River, approximately 90 km from the oblast capital, Luhansk.

Population of 01.05.2010- 106,211 thousand. (City council- 122,194 thousand.) (2010)

Area - - 95.64 km 2 (municipality - 115.25 km 2) (2010).

In 1952, Lysychansk became the regional center. The present borders of Lysychansk were finalized by the mid-1960.

* In 1962 the city of Sieverodonetsk (Северодонецк) separated from Lysychansk and became its own independent city.

* In 1963 In 1963 Novodruzhesk ((Новодружеск)) and Pryvillia (Приволье) were included in the city limits of Lysychansk.

* In 1965 the current city limits were set, combining 3 individual areas

** 1) Proper City Lysychansk (Center) ,

** 2) District Towns to the South which at the time had the largest populations

** 3) District towns of Novodruzhesk and Pryvillia to the North

Now, the administration authority of the Lysychansk City Council control regional subordinates of:

* Novodruzhesk

* Pryvillia

Together with the cities of Sieverodonetsk, Rubizhne (Рубежное), Kreminna (Кременная) and the nearest towns, the Lysychasnk area constitutes as one of the major hubs of the Donbass Area, with a population of 353,000.

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