Chalkidona (Greek: Χαλκηδόνα) is a municipality in the Thessaloniki regional unit, Greece. The seat of the municipality is Koufalia. The town is a hub for trucking traffic around the Thessaloniki area.
|Coordinates: 40°44′N 22°36′E / 40.733°N 22.600°E|
|Administrative region||Central Macedonia|
|• Municipality||391.4 km2 (151.1 sq mi)|
|• Municipal unit||130.0 km2 (50.2 sq mi)|
|Elevation||15 m (49 ft)|
|• Municipality density||86/km2 (220/sq mi)|
|• Municipal unit||8,341|
|• Municipal unit density||64/km2 (170/sq mi)|
|• Population||3,094 (2011)|
|• Area (km2)||21.25|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
The municipality Chalkidona was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 3 former municipalities, that became municipal units:
- Agios Athanasios
The municipality Chalkidona has an area of 391.4 km2, the municipal unit Chalkidona has an area of 130.0 km2, and the community Chalkidona has an area of 21.25 km2.
- ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
- ^ a b "ΦΕΚ A 87/2010, Kallikratis reform law text" (in Greek). Government Gazette.
- ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21.