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:
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.