Nestos (municipality)

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Nestos

Νέστος
Nestos is locatit in Greece
Nestos
Nestos
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
KintraGreece
Admeenistrative regionEast Macedonie an Thrace
Regional unitKavala
Area
 • Municipality674.6 km2 (260.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipality
22,331
 • Municipality density33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

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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