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Full nameZaporizhia (Запоріжжя)
Official nameZaporizhia (Запоріжжя)
Native nameZaporozhye (Запорожье)
Settlement typeCity
OblastZaporizhia Oblast
City MunicipalityZaporizhia City Municipality
City rights1806
MayorOleksandr Sin
Total Area128.9 sq mi (334 km2)
Total Population775678 (March 2011)
Density (pop.)2365.2/km2 (6125.9/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEET (UTC+2)
- Summer (DST)EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code69xxx
Area code+380 61(2)

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Zaporizhia or Zaporozhye ( , transcript. Zaporizhzhia or Zaporizhzhya, , transcript. Zaporozh'ye) [formerly Alexandrovsk ( )] is a city in southeastern Ukraine, situated on the banks of the Dnieper River. It is the administrative center of the Zaporizhia Oblast (province). Currently the city is the sixth largest one in Ukraine and has population of 776,000 people (as of 2011).

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