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Pylos-Nestoras (Greek: Δήμος Πύλου - Νέστορος) is a municipality in the Messenia regional unit, Peloponnese, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Pylos.[2] The municipality has an area of 554.265 km2.[3]

Δήμος Πύλου - Νέστορος
Pylos - Nestor municipality
Pylos - Nestor municipality
Pylos-Nestoras is located in Greece
Location within the region
2011 Dimos Pylou-Nestoros.png
Coordinates: 36°54′N 21°41′E / 36.900°N 21.683°E / 36.900; 21.683Coordinates: 36°54′N 21°41′E / 36.900°N 21.683°E / 36.900; 21.683
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Messenia
 • Municipality 554.3 km2 (214.0 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 21,077
 • Municipality density 38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)


The municipality Pylos-Nestoras was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 6 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]


  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ a b 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.