Polichni (Greek: Πολίχνη, literally Little town) is a suburb of the Thessaloniki Urban Area and was a former municipality in the regional unit of Thessaloniki, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Pavlos Melas, of which it is a municipal unit. The population is 39,332 (2011 census), and it has a land area of 7.325 km².
|Administrative region||Central Macedonia|
|• Municipal unit||7.325 km2 (2.828 sq mi)|
|• Municipal unit||39,332|
|• Municipal unit density||5,400/km2 (14,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
The central square of Polichni is named after the Saint Panteleimon church.
- Tasos Palantzidis, actor
- "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
- Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior ‹See Tfd›(in Greek)
- "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.
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