Severodonetsk city, Ukraine (Severodoneck)

The city of Lugansk oblast.

Severodonetsk overview

Severodonetsk or Sievierodonetsk is a city located in Lugansk region of Ukraine. It is standing on the Severskiy Donets River, about 110 km from Lugansk.

It is an important industrial center of the region. Chemical production is one of the main industries.

Population - 120,000 (2012).

Area code - +380 6452; postal codes - 93400-93480.

Severodonetsk city flag

Severodonetsk city flag

Severodonetsk city coat of arms

Severodonetsk city coat of arms

Severodonetsk city map location


Severodonetsk history

Severodonetsk history began in 1934, when the first settlement of factory workers was founded. The village was named Lishimstroy. In 1950, the settlement received the status of an urban village and a new name - Severodonetsk.

In 1950, there were four variants how to call the village: Svetlograd, Komsomolsk-on-Donets, Mendeleyevsk and Severodonetsk.

In 1958, Severodonetsk was granted city status. In 1994, present coat of arms of the city was approved.

In 2000, it was the second city in the region by the number of small-scale enterprises.

Severodonetsk places

Severodonetsk administration

Severodonetsk administration

Author: Alexander Nazarov

Severodonetsk Palace of Culture

Severodonetsk Palace of Culture

Author: Alexander Nazarov

Severodonetsk bus station

Severodonetsk bus station

Author: N.Skuridin


Severodonetsk features

The city is located on the left bank of the Seversky Donets River where the Borovaya River flows into it.

It is one of the most important industrial cities in Donbas, the center of chemical industry of Ukraine, one of the centers of construction and tool making industries, a large transport hub.

During its whole history as well as nowadays, Severodonetsk is a city suitable for life, work and study. It is one of the most successful cities in the region. It is cozy and comfortable. There is a lot of greenery and flowers there.

The old part of the city is remarkable through its small 2-4 storeyed cozy houses surrounded by greenery. This part of the city is decorated by a chemists’ palace of culture and a drama theater, by monuments to outstanding personalities.

The drama theater building is an architectural monument. The chemists’ palace of culture has the same status.

Modern constructions, direct and bright streets and prospects, large squares, numerous parks are typical for the new part of the city.

Severodonetsk places of interest

  • the Cathedral;
  • the Chemists’ Palace of Culture and Soviet Square;
  • The Recreation Park;
  • Severodonetsk Palace of Culture;
  • The Drama Theater;
  • Victory Square;
  • The Light and Music Fountain;
  • The Glory Park and T-34 tank;
  • The Museum of Local Study;
  • Picturesque banks and forests of the Seversky Donets River.

Severodonetsk city, Ukraine photos

Severodonetsk views

Near the bus station of Severodonetsk

Near the bus station of Severodonetsk

Author: Wolodymyr Lawrynenko

Severodonetsk hotel

Severodonetsk hotel "Tsentralnaya"

Author: Denis Yegorov

The Institute of Chemical Technologies

The Institute of Chemical Technologies

Author: Denis Yegorov


Severodonetsk sights

Severodonetsk music school

Severodonetsk music school

Author: Denis Yegorov

The World War II memorial

The World War II memorial

Author: Denis Yegorov

Severodonetsk Cathedral

Severodonetsk Cathedral

Author: Alexander Nazarov


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