Foinikas

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Foinikas
Φοίνικας
Myrthios and Plakias
Myrthios and Plakias
Location
Foinikas is located in Greece
Foinikas
Foinikas
Coordinates 35°12′N 24°24′E / 35.200°N 24.400°E / 35.200; 24.400Coordinates: 35°12′N 24°24′E / 35.200°N 24.400°E / 35.200; 24.400
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Crete
Regional unit: Rethymno
Municipality: Agios Vasileios
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 3,946
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΡΕ

Foinikas (Greek: Φοίνικας) is a former municipality in the Rethymno regional unit, Crete, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform, it is part of the municipality Agios Vasileios, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] Population 3,946 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Sellia.

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)