Nestos (municipality)

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Nestos is locatit in Greece
Location within the region
2011 Dimos Nestou.svg
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 674.6 km2 (260.5 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 22,331
 • Municipality density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Nestos (Greek: Νέστος) is a municipality in the Kavala regional unit, East Macedonie an Thrace, Greece. The seat o the municipality is the toun Chrysoupoli.[2] It was named after the river Nestos.

Municipality[eedit | eedit soorce]

The municipality Nestos wis formit at the 2011 local govrenment reform bi the merger o the follaein 3 umwhile municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

Province[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province o Nestos (Greek: Επαρχία Νέστου) wis ane o the provinces o the Kavala Prefectur. It haed the same territory as the present municipality.[3] It was abolished in 2006.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. Detailed census results 1991 PDF (39 MB) (in Greek) (in French)

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