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Paliokastro (Greek: Παληόκαστρο) is a former municipality in the Trikala regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Trikala, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is located in the east-northeastern part of the regional unit. Its population was 2,732 at the 2011 census, and it has a land area of 197.878 km².[3] The seat of the municipality was in the town of Palaiopyrgos (pop. 904). Its largest other towns are Krinítsa (pop. 596), Zilevtí (483), Ardáni (374), and Agreliá (184).

Paliokastro

Παληόκαστρο
Paliokastro is located in Greece
Paliokastro
Paliokastro
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 39°36′N 21°49′E / 39.600°N 21.817°E / 39.600; 21.817Coordinates: 39°36′N 21°49′E / 39.600°N 21.817°E / 39.600; 21.817
CountryGreece
Administrative regionThessaly
Regional unitTrikala
MunicipalityTrikala
 • Municipal unit197.9 km2 (76.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
2,732
 • Municipal unit density14/km2 (36/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΤΚ

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.