Megas Alexandros, Pella

Megas Alexandros (Greek: Μέγας Αλέξανδρος, Alexander the Great) is a former municipality in the Pella regional unit, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Pella, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is named after Alexander the Great. The municipal unit has an area of 88.925 km2.[3] Population 6,941 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Galatades.

Megas Alexandros
Μέγας Αλέξανδρος
Megas Alexandros is located in Greece
Megas Alexandros
Megas Alexandros
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 40°45′N 22°17′E / 40.750°N 22.283°E / 40.750; 22.283Coordinates: 40°45′N 22°17′E / 40.750°N 22.283°E / 40.750; 22.283
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitPella
 • Municipal unit88.9 km2 (34.3 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit
 • Municipal unit density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΕΕ


  1. ^ a b "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.