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Zygos is locatit in Greece
Coordinates: 41°1′N 24°23′E / 41.017°N 24.383°E / 41.017; 24.383Coordinates: 41°1′N 24°23′E / 41.017°N 24.383°E / 41.017; 24.383
Admeenistrative regionEast Macedonie an Thrace
Regional unitKavala
Municipal unitFilippoi
78 m (256 ft)
 • Rural
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
640 03
Aurie code(s)2510
Vehicle registrationΚΒ

Zygos (Greek): Ζυγός; is a veelage, pairt o the municipality o Kavala in the Kavala regional unit, Greece. Population 3,827 (2001).

Name[eedit | eedit soorce]

The name o the veelage is Zygos, the Greek wird for balancin scales.

Location[eedit | eedit soorce]

The veelage is locatit approximately 13 km north o Kavala. Zygos efter the extensive reformation o admeenistrative structur o Greece unner the plan Kallikratis belangs tae Municipality o Kavala. Locatit at the fuit-hill of a dense pine forest, at the eastren edge o the Pangaio glen.

Sports[eedit | eedit soorce]

The veelage is famous for its fitbaa team, namit Aris Zygou. Aris Zygou founded in 1933 an ceased tae exist acause o the Warld War II. The team refoondit in 1946 an it's 4t in the raw o the auldest teams in Kavala. Aris Zygou is amang the maist successful teams based in the veelage. Aris Zygou haes played in the fowert naitional league o Greece for twa periods 1990-91 an 1991-92. Durin these years they manage tae win Kavala Cup in 2006.

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003.
2. ^ Kallikratis Program, Reformation o admeenistrative structur o Greece(in Greek) http://kallikratis.ypes.gr/