Konistres

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Konistres
Κονίστρες
Konistres is located in Greece
Konistres
Konistres
Coordinates: 38°34′N 24°03′E / 38.567°N 24.050°E / 38.567; 24.050Coordinates: 38°34′N 24°03′E / 38.567°N 24.050°E / 38.567; 24.050
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Greece
Regional unit Euboea
Municipality Kymi-Aliveri
 • Municipal unit 127.6 km2 (49.3 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 4,077
 • Municipal unit density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΧΑ

Konistres (Greek: Κονίστρες) is a village and a former municipality in Euboea, Greece. Since a local government reform in 2011, it has been part of the municipality of Kymi-Aliveri, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] Population 4,077 (2001). Konistres emanates from the ancient word "Konistra". Konistra means palaistra (in Greek), which is a wrestling pitch.

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  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)