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Exaplatanos (Greek: Εξαπλάτανος; Macedonian Slavic: Капињани, Kapinjani;,[2] Turkish: Kapinyari) is a village and a former municipality in the Pella regional unit, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Almopia, of which it is a municipal unit.[3] The municipal unit has an area of 422.907 km2.[4] Population 7,243 (2011). In 1912 the village numbered 1,315 residents exclusively Muslims.

Exaplatanos

Εξαπλάτανος
Exaplatanos is located in Greece
Exaplatanos
Exaplatanos
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 40°59′N 22°07′E / 40.983°N 22.117°E / 40.983; 22.117Coordinates: 40°59′N 22°07′E / 40.983°N 22.117°E / 40.983; 22.117
CountryGreece
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitPella
MunicipalityAlmopia
 • Municipal unit422.9 km2 (163.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
7,243
 • Municipal unit density17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Community
 • Population1,292 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΕΕ

One of the villages in this municipal unit is Archangelos (Megleno-Romanian: Ossiani).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Todor Hristov Simovski, The Inhabited Places of the Aegean Macedonia (Skopje 1998), ISBN 9989-9819-4-9, p. 90.
  3. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  4. ^ "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.

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