Ioannina Island

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Ioannina Island
Νήσος Ιωαννίνων
Location
Ioannina Island is located in Greece
Ioannina Island
Ioannina Island
Coordinates 39°40.6′N 20°52.5′E / 39.6767°N 20.8750°E / 39.6767; 20.8750Coordinates: 39°40.6′N 20°52.5′E / 39.6767°N 20.8750°E / 39.6767; 20.8750
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Epirus
Regional unit: Ioannina
Municipality: Ioannina
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 347
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΙΝ

Ioannina Island (Greek: Νήσος Ιωαννίνων) is an island in Lake Ioannina, Epirus, Greece, a municipal unit of the municipality of Ioannina.

Until the 2011 reform of local government, it was a community within the Ioannina regional unit.[2]

Its population in 2001 was 347.

It is reached by boat from the city of Ioannina or by ferry from the nearby shore.

The island was the location of the monastery of Saint Pantaleon until January 17, 1882.

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)