Administrative arrangement

District center - urban-type settlement Zarichne

51 settlements, incl.:

– 1 city

– 50 villages

Settlements are combined in:

- 16 rural councils

- 1 settlement council


Total population is 35,3 people, incl.:

- urban population - 7352 people

- rural population - 27943 people

- population density - 23,13 people/km2


Main branches

- gardening

- meat and dairy husbandry

- grain farming


Main branches

— dairy production

— bakery products manufacture

Tourism and recreational potential

Like most areas of Polissia region Zarichne district is rich in lakes and lakeside woodlands, including:

— Nobel Lake

— Ostrivske hydrological reserve (Velyke, Seredne and Horomne Lakes) Within the territory of the district the longest narrow gauge railway in Europe «Antonivka - Zarichne» (Polissky tramvai) is located

Basic social and economic indicators

Sold production of industry - 6212,1 thousand UAH

Number of enterprises – 47:

Number of private entrepreneurs – 500

Investment projects of the district

High-priority investment projects of the district are:

– reequipment and modernization of a feed mill

– creating of a household yard at the PCA «Pripyat»

– creation of the industrial park in the City of Dubrovitsa

– creation of a tourism complex «Ostrivski ozera»

Natural-resources potential

Total district area is 144.2 thsd ha

Land resources:

— agricultural lands - 53.7 thsd ha

— built-up areas - 2.1 thsd ha

— total area of water bodies - 26.3 thsd ha

— forests and other wooden land - 62.1 thsd ha

Natural resources

— clay

— decay ooze

– quartz sand

— brick clay

Average salary

Average salary in the district is - UAH 2463.

Largest enterprises of the district

The largest and most numerous one are agricultural, forestry and food industry enterprises:

— SOE «Forestry Zarichnenske»

— LLC «Woodworking company»

— CE «Consumer's association of the district»

— APC «Novy dvir»

— OJSC «Zarichnensky milk plant»

– APC «Polissya»