Geographic location and climatic conditions
The city of Pokrovsk (until 2016 Krasnoarmiysk) was founded in 1875 in connection with the construction of the Catherine Railway at the site of the Grishino port village. In 1938 the town was granted the status of a city.
Pokrovsk is a city of regional subordination, the administrative and territorial structure of which consists of the town of Rodinske and the suburb of Shevchenko.
The total area occupies 0,15% of the territory of Donetsk region and makes 39,3 square meters. km.
The population is 74.5 thousand people, 84% of the population lives in the city of Pokrovsk. Population density - 1912.6 people per 1 sq. km.
Geographic location of the city:
Pokrovsk is located in the western part of the Donetsk region, so it is called "the western gate of the Donbass".
Surrounding areas: Lugansk, Kharkiv, Dniprovsk, Zaporizhzhya.
Transportation: The E50 M04 highway passes through the city.
Kyiv - 400 miles
Kramatorsk - 49 miles
Dnipro - 114 miles
Kharkiv - 261 miles
Zaporizhia - 124 miles
Minsk - 755 miles
Chisinau (Moldova) - 502 miles
Warsaw (Poland) - 886 miles
Bucharest (Romania) - 752 miles
Due to the distance of 112 miles from the sea, the climate in the city is temperate continental with insufficient humidity and arid droughts. The average annual temperature is + 46 F, the warmest month is July, and the coldest is January.
The city population is 74.3 thousand, which is 1.78% of the population of Donetsk region.
Women - 40,230 thousand people
Men - 34, 270 thousand people
Population Rating in Ukraine:
Kyiv - 2 884 000
Kharkiv - 1 419 000
Odessa - 993 120
Zaporiszhia - 746 749
Dnipro - 966 400
Kramatorsk - 157 175
Bakhmut - 11 177
Kostiantynivka - 72 888
Pokrovsk - 74 501
Myrnohrad - 49 125
Dobropillya - 30 186
Average monthly salary:
On the 1/10/2018
In Ukraine - 9218 UAH
In the Donetsk region 9998 - UAH
In Pokrovsk city - 12108 UAH
Education and sport
Education and sport
The high school education in the city is provided by 16 general educational institutions of various types (including the Lyceum "Nadiia", educational complex, multidisciplinary gymnasium), in which 8247 students, basic vocational education is provided by 3 educational institutions.
In Pokrovsk there are 20 pre-school educational institutions with a total number of children 2860, including the education system - 17 institutions (2446 children), departmental (Public Joint Stock Company "Mine Management" Pokrovske ") - 3 institutions (414 children).
There are 2 extracurricular establishments in the city. The Young Technicians Station is among the top five out-of-school establishments in the region and Pokrovsk Educational Complex is among the best educational institutions in Ukraine.
Vocational education for young people is provided by a pedagogical school and two professional lyceums. Higher education is provided by higher educational establishments of IV level of accreditation - Donetsk National Technical University (since November 2014 moved from Donetsk to the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine) and the Pokrovsk Industrial Institute of Donetsk National Technical University.
A large sports base has been set up for organizing and conducting sports and fitness activities in the city: PICIFF "Sport for All", Metalurh Sports Complex, Rodynske Sports and Health Complex and 20 sports clubs. Children's and youth sports in the city are cultivated in the children's and youth sports school of the department of education, the Olympic sports complex "Nadiia" Foundation, the sports and recreation complex in Rodynske, the sports club "Metallurg" in the departments of regional children's and youth sports schools, city sports children's and youth clubs. Almost 13,000 people are engaged in mugs and sections in various directions.
Road length of roads, approximately: 116 miles
Number of bus stations: 1
Railway length: 47 miles
Number of stations : 1
Culture and tourism
Institutions of culture and art:
Pokrovsk History Museum
Address: Pokrovsk, European str., 22
Christian Orthodox Children's Educational Center for Children and Youth
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Lazurnyi district, 61 A
Director: Oleg Tsipakov
Palace of Culture of PJSC "Pokrovske"
Address: 85300, Donetsk Region, Pokrovsk, Shibankov Square, 1
Phone: +380 (6239) 2-41-57
Orthodox Family Center "Crane"
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Shakhtarsky district, 7-а
Phone: 06239 26111
"V. Komarov Club"
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Kievska str., 123
Head - Yevhenii Tokarev
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Svoboda str., 93
Leader: Oksana Lazarenko
Phone: (06239) 2-82-41
Head - Svitlana Kompaniets
"The House of Folk Traditions of the suburb Shevchenko”
Address: 85316, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Shevchenko suburb, Tarana str. 5
Head - Marina Lazareva
"Pokrovsk Musical School by N. Leontovych"
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Poshtova str., b2
Director: Lyudmila Chervyakovska
Phones: Director - 2-16-54; Secretary - 2-16-55
“Rodynske Musical School”
Address: 85310, Donetsk region, Rodynske, Teatralna str.,25
Director: Lydia Kazakova
Central City Library by T. Shevchenko
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, European str., 22
Director - Natalya Pylypenko
Phone: 0508350329, (06239) 2-09-86
Central Children's Library by O. Teliga
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Poshtova str. 12
Deputy Director - Olena Nevierova
Phone: (06239) 2-15-42
Family Library Branch №4
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Rodynske, Teatralna str., 17
Head - Iryna Gaivoronskaya
Phone: (06239) 4-02-84
Children's Family Library Branch №5
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Rodynske, Teatralna str., 14
Head - Olena Poluyanchyk
Phone: (06239) 4-09-15
Children's Library Branch №13
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk Primakova str., 4а
Head - Nadiya Yurasova
Branch Library №14
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, city of Pokrovsk, Mr. Lazurny, 37а
Head – Natalia Kopylova
Phone: (06239) 52-54-04
Branch Library №15
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, city Pokrovsk, Pravda street, 4
Head - Inna Karabievskaya
Places of rest:
Address: Pokrovsk, Yuzhnyi district
Shakhtar Glory Alley
Address: Pokrovsk, Lazurnyi district
Address: Pokrovsk, Myra ave.
Address: Pokrovsk, Shybankova Square, Andryushchenko Boulevard, Dinasovyi Park.
Tourism and Travel:
Leontovych Monument, Shevchenko memorial sign, Monument to the liquidators of the Chernobyl disaster, The mass grave of Soviet soldiers, Brotherly grave of Soviet soldiers, The mass grave of Soviet soldiers and civilians, Monument on the mass grave "Tank T-34-85", Bust of Kirill Moskalenko, Memorial to the dead in Afghanistan.
Coal, metallurgical, machine-building, food and other industries are located in the city.
Two coal enterprises, 1 of which are non-state-owned, account for almost 91% of the city's total industrial output. PJSC “Mine Management “Pokrovske”and SE “Coal Company “Krasnolimanska” are one of the basic ones in the domestic fuel and energy complex, whose production capacity is about 6.8 million tons of coal per year. The balance reserves of coal of these enterprises (grades K, W) are about 500 million tons.
PJSC «Mine Management« Pokrovsk»
The main area of ??activity is underground coal mining. Commissioned in 1990. Design capacity 2.1 million tonnes/year. Coal production in 2012 exceeded 8 million tons. Together with the investor of JSC Donetskstal Metallurgical Plant, a comprehensive program for the development of the coal enterprise has been developed to complete the completion of reserves. Its implementation will allow at the expense of its own funds and attracting investments to increase production, save the enterprise and jobs.
State Enterprise "Coal Company" Krasnolimanska"
The mine was built and put into operation in 1958 with a projected capacity of 1,200 tonnes of coal per year. During the general downturn of production of the collective of the company it was possible, using advanced engineering - technical solutions, advanced technologies of coal production and new methods of organization of production, to bring Krasnolimanskaya into the top three coal - mining enterprises of Ukraine with high level of technical and economic indicators.
PJSC «Krasnoarmeysk Dinas Factory»
Stable working enterprise, equipped with high-performance equipment, the main activity of which is the production and sale of refractory dinas - an indispensable material for the erection of coke oven batteries, blast furnace heaters, open hearths, electric smelters, glass furnaces and other thermal units.
JSC "Pokrovsky Plant of Technological Equipment"
It was founded in 1952. The plant produces: belt conveyors of the L80, LT800, 2L100U type; PPL reloaders to the KSP-32 combine; roller supports to belt conveyors; pumps free-flowing cantilever type NSC; equipment for cable railway monorail type DMKL, DMKU; pipelines for degassing underground sections with a diameter of 800 mm; locking joints type AP3.030.
LLC "VIP BETON"
VIP CONCRETE LLC is a member of ASTOR Group of Companies, which is a leader in the production of concrete mixtures and reinforced concrete products. The production of concrete for the production of reinforced concrete products is carried out on the Italian equipment Moby mih-750. Reinforced concrete products are manufactured on the Dutch HUMARBO equipment, whose productivity is 10 thousand products per month.
COMPANY LIMITED RESPONSIBILITY OF THE DONBASS INDUSTRIAL COMPANY
Machine-building enterprise aimed at the production and development of new equipment for mining, processing, fuel, energy and metallurgical complexes.
The company is implementing the largest innovative project in the agricultural sector of the Ukrainian economy. It is the national leader in the production of chilled pork. Carries out a closed cycle of production: crop production, production of compound feeds, animal husbandry, meat processing and sale of meat products.
The city's food industry is represented by the Confectionery Factory LLC, which specializes in the production of flour confectionery, halva and sunflower oil.
The city has about 517 small businesses and about 3,127 individuals - entrepreneurs.
The city's retail network includes 858 stores with a floor space of 69,211.0 sq.m, and retail and retail network - 159 objects, 8 network trade objects.
Medical assistance to the population of Pokrovsk is provided in 6 health care institutions:
"Center of primary health care" of the Pokrovsk City Council of Donetsk region;
"Pokrovsk Central Regional Hospital (340 beds);
"Rodynske City Hospital" (30 beds);
"Pokrovsk City Hospital" (60 beds);
"Pokrovsk City Dental Polyclinic";
"Pokrovsk City Narcological Dispensary"
Department of Social Protection of the Population of the City Council
Address: 85300, Ukraine, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Poshtova str., 22
Head: Iryna Bonsyukh
Contact person: Valentyna Shapovalova
Pokrovsk Unified Center of the Pension Fund of Ukraine of Donetsk region
Address: 85302, Pokrovsk, ul. Central, 154
Head of Department: Nelya Arzhavitina
Phone: (0623) 52-12-11 Phone / Fax: (06239) 2-31-22
Pokrovsk City Employment Center
Address: Pokrovsk, Poshtova str., 3
Director: Mykola Tolmachov
Phone (06239) 2-14-08
Pokrovsk Center for Integrated Rehabilitation for Persons with Disabilities "Charity"
Address: 85300, Donetsk region, Pokrovsk, Poshtova str., 22
Head: Oksana Potapchuk