Langadas

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Langadas
Λαγκαδάς
An aerial picture of Langadas.
An aerial picture of Langadas.
Langadas is located in Greece
Langadas
Langadas
Coordinates: 40°45′N 23°04′E / 40.750°N 23.067°E / 40.750; 23.067Coordinates: 40°45′N 23°04′E / 40.750°N 23.067°E / 40.750; 23.067
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Macedonia
Regional unit Thessaloniki
Government
 • Mayor Ioannis Karayiannis (Independent; since 2010)
Area
 • Municipality 1,220.3 km2 (471.2 sq mi)
Highest elevation 110 m (360 ft)
Lowest elevation 95 m (312 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 41,103
 • Municipality density 34/km2 (87/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 19,587
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.lagadas.gr

Langadas (Greek: Λαγκαδάς, Lagadina/Lagadin) is a large town, cultural center, and a municipality in the northeast part of Thessaloniki regional unit, Greece. Population 19,587 (2011).

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Lagadas was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 7 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

Notable natives[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (in Greek). 
  2. ^ Kallikratis lawMinistry of the Interior (Greece) (Greek)