Open main menu

Petra (Greek: Πέτρα) is a former municipality in Pieria regional unit, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Katerini, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 219.318 km2.[3] The population was 4,888 in 2011.[1] The seat of the municipality was in Milia. Petra is also the name of a small settlement in the community Foteina, that had a population of 37 in 2011.[1]

Petra

Πέτρα
Petra is located in Greece
Petra
Petra
Location within the regional unit
DE Petras Katerinis.svg
Coordinates: 40°15′N 22°21′E / 40.250°N 22.350°E / 40.250; 22.350Coordinates: 40°15′N 22°21′E / 40.250°N 22.350°E / 40.250; 22.350
CountryGreece
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitPieria
MunicipalityKaterini
 • Municipal unit219.318 km2 (84.679 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
4,888
 • Municipal unit density22/km2 (58/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
60100
Area code(s)23510
Vehicle registrationKN

ReferencesEdit

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

NotesEdit