Echedoros (Greek: Εχέδωρος) is a former municipality in the Thessaloniki regional unit, Greece. The seat of the municipality was in Sindos. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Delta, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The 2011 census recorded 29,367 inhabitants in the municipal unit.[1] The municipal unit of Echedoros covers an area of 103.147 km2.[3] In antiquity Echedorus was a river rising in the mountains of Grestonia and falling into the Thermaic Gulf at Sindus.

Echedoros is located in Greece
Location within the regional unit
DE Echedorou.svg
Coordinates: 40°40′N 22°49′E / 40.667°N 22.817°E / 40.667; 22.817Coordinates: 40°40′N 22°49′E / 40.667°N 22.817°E / 40.667; 22.817
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitThessaloniki
 • Municipal unit103.147 km2 (39.825 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit
 • Municipal unit density280/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
570 08
574 00
575 00
Area code(s)+30-231x-xxx-xxx
Vehicle registrationNAx-xxxx to NXx-xxxx


  1. ^ a b c "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ "ΦΕΚ B 1292/2010, Kallikratis reform municipalities" (in Greek). Government Gazette.
  3. ^ "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.