Aiginio

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Aiginio
Αιγίνιο
Eginio apopsi.jpg
Location
Aiginio is located in Greece
Aiginio
Aiginio
Coordinates 40°30′N 22°32′E / 40.500°N 22.533°E / 40.500; 22.533Coordinates: 40°30′N 22°32′E / 40.500°N 22.533°E / 40.500; 22.533
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Macedonia
Regional unit: Pieria
Municipality: Pydna-Kolindros
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 4,869
Community
 - Population: 4,345
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Postal code: 602 00
Telephone: 23530
Auto: KN

Aiginio (Greek: Αιγίνιο, Αιγίνιον) is a town and a former municipality in Pieria regional unit, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Pydna-Kolindros, of which it is the seat and a municipal unit.[2] The population of the municipal unit was 4,869 people and the population the community was 4,345 people as of 2011.[1]

Municipal unit[edit]

The municipal unit of Aiginio consists of the settlements of Aiginio (population 4,153), Megali Gefyra (population 192) and Katachas (population 524).[1] Aiginio and Megali Gefyra constitute the community of Aiginio while Katachas is the other community of the municipal unit.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Detailed census results 2011 (Greek)
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)