Voynilov

Name in English: 
  • Voynilov
Names in Ukrainian: 
  • Vojnyliv (Войнилів)
Names in Polish: 
Wojniłów (Voyneeloow)
Names in Russian: 
Voynilov(Войнилов)
Names in Yiddish: 
ווינילוב (Voynilov)
Administrative History: 

 

Years State Province District
Till 1772 Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth: Kingdom of Poland  

Rus Voivodship (Województwo ruskie)

 
1772-1867 "Hapsburg Empire", since 1804 - Austrian Empire  Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria (Königreich Galizien und Lodomerien)  Kałusz, Galicia
1867-1914 Austro-Hungarian Monarchy  Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria (Königreich Galizien und Lodomerien)  
1914-1915 Under Russian occupation General-Government Galitsiia  
1915-1918 Austro-Hungarian Monarchy Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria (Königreich Galizien und Lodomerien)  
1918 - May 1919 West-Ukrainian People's Republic    
May 1919 - September 1939 Republic of Poland Stanislawów wojewódstwo  Kałusz powiat
 
September 1939 - June 1941 USSR: Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic Stanislav oblast'  
June 1941 - July 1944 Under German occupation:  

General Government (Das Generalgouvernement für die besetzten polnischen Gebiete)

Distrikt Galizien  
1944-91 USSR: Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic Stanislavov (Stanislaviv) oblast'; since 1962 renamed Ivano-Frankovsk (Ivano-Frankivs'k) oblast'  
Since 1991 Republic of Ukraine Ivano-Frankivs'k oblast'  Калуський район

 

Population Data: 
Year Total Jews Percentage of Jews
1880  2,176  977 44.8%
1900  2,726  1,115  40.9%
1921  3,166  944  29.8%
2007  2,703    
       
       
       

Voynyliv  is a town  in western Ukraine (100 km. from Lwow). The closest city is Kalush to the west. The distance to the closest railway station in Kalush is 22 km and it is 42 km from Voynyliv to the city of Ivano-Frankivsk.

Voynyliv lays in the lowlands of Dnestr river basin and is located near Sivka and Bolokhivka Rivers - the tributaries to the Dnestr River.