Vinnitsa oblast (region), Ukraine (Vinnytsia)

The capital city of Vinnitsa oblast: Vinnitsa.

Vinnitsa region overview

Vinnitsa oblast (region) was founded on February 27, 1932. The area of the region makes 4.5% of the Ukraine’s territory. The region is located in the central part of the Right Bank Ukraine and borders on seven administrative regions of Ukraine.

In the southwest the province borders on Moldova. The capital city is Vinnitsa.

The population - 1,640,000 (2012).

Land area - 26,513 sq. km.

Vinnitsa oblast flag

Vinnitsa oblast flag

Vinnitsa oblast coat of arms

Vinnitsa oblast coat of arms

Vinnitsa oblast map location


Vinnitsa region features

Vinnitsa province has the world largest deposit of competitive mineral raw material kaolin (800 million t.). Three granite deposits (whose resources are 10 million cu. m.) have been explored and are being mined, an experimental mining is carried out in eight developed deposits. Enterprises are provided with resources for more than 100 years.

The therapeutic properties of the mineral water of the Khmilnyk radon deposit have been revealed and are being employed. Bauxite (the ore for aluminum making) have been found for the first time in Podillia in Vinnitsa region. The geologists took stock of their resources, that are about 3 million t.

Vinnitsa region includes 27 village districts, the province center is divided into 3 town districts, 17 towns, 30 town type villages and 1428 villages.

Vinnitsa region economy

Industry: industrial potential is based on powerful agriculture and rich deposits of over 30 mineral resources, mainly for building materials industry; leading sugar and alcohol producing enterprises as well as a number of consumer goods, chemical products and machinery producers.

Agriculture: the leading region for grains and sugar beet production; cattle and poultry farming, sun-flower and vegetables growing are also well developed.

Vinnitsa oblast, Ukraine photos

Vinnitsa region nature

Vinnitsa region nature

Vinnitsa region nature

Author: Lyatavskiy

Vinnitsa province nature

Vinnitsa province nature

Author: Svetlov

Vinnitsa nature view

Vinnitsa nature view

Author: Yuriy Bondarchuk


Vinnitsa province scenery

Vinnitsa province scenery

Vinnitsa province scenery

Author: Yuriy Bondarchuk

Vinnitsa region scenery

Vinnitsa region scenery

Author: Sabanin

Vinnitsa oblast view

Vinnitsa oblast view

Author: Lyatavskiy


Vinnitsa region churches

Vinnitsa region church

Vinnitsa region church

Author: Jaroslav Sauljak

Vinnitsa church

Vinnitsa church

Author: Tulchyn

Vinnitsa province church

Vinnitsa province church

Author: Vitalina Lebedyuk


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