Chrysoupoli

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Chrysoupoli
Χρυσούπολη
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Chrysoupoli is locatit in Greece
Chrysoupoli
Chrysoupoli
Location athin the regional unit
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Coordinates: 40°59′N 24°42′E / 40.983°N 24.700°E / 40.983; 24.700Coordinates: 40°59′N 24°42′E / 40.983°N 24.700°E / 40.983; 24.700
Kintra Greece
Admeenistrative region East Macedonie an Thrace
Regional unit Kavala
Municipality Nestos
Elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 22,331
 • Municipal unit 16,004
Community[1]
 • Population 8,885 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 642 00
Aurie code(s) 25910
Vehicle registration ΚΒ

Chrysoupoli (Greek: Χρυσούπολη) is a toun an a umwhile municipality in the Kavala regional unit, East Macedonie an Thrace, Greece. Syne the 2011 local govrenment reform it is pairt o the municipality Nestos, o which it is the seat an a municipal unit.[2] The population of the municipal unit of Chrysoupoli in 2011 was 16,004.

It wis kent as "Sarışaban" durin Ottoman rule. It wis a kaza centre in the Sanjak o Drama, part of the Salonica Vilayet, afore the Balkan Wars.

Its auld name wis Sapaioi atween 1913-1929.[3]

The Nestos Natur Museum is situatit in Chrysoupoli.

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