Pelinnaioi

Pelinnaioi (Greek: Πελινναίοι) is a former municipality in the Trikala regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Farkadona, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 63.270 km2.[3] Population 2,738 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Taxiarches. The name reflects the ancient city of Pelinnaeum, the ruins of which are located nearby.

Pelinnaioi

Πελινναίοι
Pelinnaioi is located in Greece
Pelinnaioi
Pelinnaioi
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 39°34′N 21°53′E / 39.567°N 21.883°E / 39.567; 21.883Coordinates: 39°34′N 21°53′E / 39.567°N 21.883°E / 39.567; 21.883
CountryGreece
Administrative regionThessaly
Regional unitTrikala
MunicipalityFarkadona
 • Municipal unit63.3 km2 (24.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
2,738
 • Municipal unit density43/km2 (110/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.