The date of region foundation is February 27, 1932.
The administrative center of the region is the city of Vinnytsia.
Territory area: 26.5 thousand square km., 4.4% of the territory of Ukraine.
The distance between the city of Vinnytsia and the city of Kyiv is 266 km by road, 222 km by railway.
Population: according to the population census as of 1.01.2015 – 1610.6 thousand people.
Geographical location: The region is located in the forest-steppe belt of the right-bank part of Ukraine. 204 rivers flow through the region, the largest are the Southern Bug and the Dniester.
Borders: 202 km of the state border with the Republic of Moldova. The region borders on 7 regions of Ukraine (Zhytomyr, Chernivtsi, Khmelnytskyi, Kyiv, Cherkasy, Kirovograd, Odesa regions).
Administrative-territorial division: 27 districts, 6 cities of oblast subordinance, 12 cities of regional subordinance, 29 urban-type settlements, 1457 rural settlements, 27 district councils, 18 city councils, 28 village councils, 661 rural councils.
According to the materials of the Vinnytsia Regional State Administration.