Moudania (former municipality)

Moudania (Greek: Μουδανιά, Moudaniá) is a former municipality in Chalkidiki, Greece, named after Mudanya in present Turkey. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Nea Propontida, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 141.464 km2.[3] Population 19,067 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Nea Moudania. The area is a popular tourist resort for people from Thessaloniki.

Moudania

Μουδανιά
Moudania is located in Greece
Moudania
Moudania
Location within the regional unit
DE Moudanion.svg
Coordinates: 40°14′N 23°17′E / 40.233°N 23.283°E / 40.233; 23.283Coordinates: 40°14′N 23°17′E / 40.233°N 23.283°E / 40.233; 23.283
CountryGreece
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitChalkidiki
MunicipalityNea Propontida
 • Municipal unit141.464 km2 (54.620 sq mi)
Elevation
20 m (70 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
19,067
 • Municipal unit density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
632 00
Area code(s)23730
Vehicle registrationΧΚ
Websitewww.moudania.gr

SubdivisionsEdit

The municipal unit Moudania is subdivided into the following communities:

PopulationEdit

Year Population
1991 13,652
2001 17,032
2011 19,067

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.