Chirades

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Chirades
Χιράδες
Location
Chirades is located in Greece
Chirades
Chirades
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
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Arcadia
Municipality: Megalopoli
Municipal unit: Megalopoli
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Community
 - Population: 186
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

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.

Population[edit]

Year Population
1981 198
1991 167
2001 186

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 793 KB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003.