Esperies

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Esperies
Εσπερίες
Location
Esperies is located in Greece
Esperies
Esperies
Coordinates 39°47′N 19°43′E / 39.783°N 19.717°E / 39.783; 19.717Coordinates: 39°47′N 19°43′E / 39.783°N 19.717°E / 39.783; 19.717
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Ionian Islands
Regional unit: Corfu
Municipality: Corfu
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 8,136
 - Area: 54.5 km2 (21 sq mi)
 - Density: 149 /km2 (387 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΚΥ
"Esperion" redirects here. For US company, see Esperion Therapeutics.

Esperies (Greek: Εσπερίες) is a former municipality on the island of Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Corfu, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is located in the northwest corner of the island of Corfu. It has a land area of 54.462 km² and a population of 8,136 (2001 census), its population density was 148.84/km². The seat of the municipality was the town of Velonades (pop. 473). Its largest towns are Karousádes (pop. 1,039), Avliótes (929), Peroulades (782), and Velonádes.

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Esperies is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

Population[edit]

Year Population
1991 7,264
2001 8,136

External links[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. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)