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Chirades is located in Greece
Coordinates: 37°17′N 22°4′E / 37.283°N 22.067°E / 37.283; 22.067Coordinates: 37°17′N 22°4′E / 37.283°N 22.067°E / 37.283; 22.067
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Arcadia
Municipality Megalopoli
Municipal unit Megalopoli
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Chirades (Greek: Χιράδες, locally known as Kyrades) is a mountain village in southwestern Arcadia, Greece. It is located in the mountains on the border with Messenia, at about 800 m elevation. It is 2 km east of Souli, 4 km south of Paradeisia, 6 km northwest of Tourkolekas and 14 km southwest of Megalopoli. In 2001 Chirades had a population of 186. Chirades suffered damage from the 2007 Greek forest fires.


Year Population
1981 198
1991 167
2001 186

See also[edit]


  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003.