Kassopaia

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Kassopaia
Κασσωπαία
Location
Kassopaia is located in Greece
Kassopaia
Kassopaia
Coordinates 39°47′N 19°55′E / 39.783°N 19.917°E / 39.783; 19.917Coordinates: 39°47′N 19°55′E / 39.783°N 19.917°E / 39.783; 19.917
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Ionian Islands
Regional unit: Corfu
Municipality: Corfu
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 2,787
 - Area: 33.7 km2 (13 sq mi)
 - Density: 83 /km2 (214 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΚΥ

Kassopaia (Greek: Κασσωπαία) is a village and 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 northeasternmost tip of the island of Corfu. It has a land area of 33.749 km² and a population of 2,787 (2001 census). The seat of the municipality was the town of Gimari (pop. 46). Its largest towns are Kassiopi (pop. 1,076), Nisáki (346), and Agnítsini (148).

Subdivisions[edit]

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

  • Gimari (Gimari, Vlachatika, Kavalleraina, Kalami, Kentroma, Plagia, Rachi)
  • Kassiopi (Kassiopi, Agios Georgios, Imerolia, Kellia, Lithiasmenos, Pigi, Plateia, Podolakkos, Psyllos dyo, Psyllos ena)
  • Nisaki (Nisaki, Apolysoi, Vinglatouri, Katavolos)
  • Sini (Agnitsini, Agios Stefanos Kassiopi, Vingla, Karyotiko, Kokkini, Kokkokylas, Kremithas, Mengoulas, Porta, Rou, Santa, Sarakinatika, Tritsi)

Islets[edit]

Population[edit]

Year Population
1991 2,405
2001 2,787

See also[edit]

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)