Langadas

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Langadas (Greek: Λαγκαδάς, Lagkadás, Turkish: Langaza) is a large town and municipality in the northeast part of Thessaloniki regional unit, Greece. Population 19,587 (2011).

Langadas

Λαγκαδάς
An aerial picture of Langadas.
An aerial picture of Langadas.
Langadas is located in Greece
Langadas
Langadas
Coordinates: 40°45′N 23°04′E / 40.750°N 23.067°E / 40.750; 23.067Coordinates: 40°45′N 23°04′E / 40.750°N 23.067°E / 40.750; 23.067
CountryGreece
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitThessaloniki
Government
 • MayorIoannis Tachmatzidis (ND; since 019)
Area
 • Municipality1,222.7 km2 (472.1 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit197.411 km2 (76.221 sq mi)
Elevation
113 m (371 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipality
41,103
 • Municipality density34/km2 (87/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit
19,587
 • Municipal unit density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Community
 • Population7,764 (2011)
 • Area (km2)31.761
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Websitehttp://www.lagadas.gr

MunicipalityEdit

The municipality of Langadas was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 7 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

The municipality of Langadas has an area of 1,222.65 km2, the municipal unit Lagkadas has an area of 197.411 km2, and the community Lagkadas has an area of 31.761 km2.[3]. Lagkadas is well known for the famous thermal spa[4]

Notable nativesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Kallikratis lawMinistry of the Interior (Greece) (in Greek)
  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.
  4. ^ "Thermal Springs Lagkada (Thessaloniki) - 2019 All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos)". TripAdvisor.