Lake Plastiras (municipality)

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Lake Plastiras
Λίμνη Πλαστήρα
Lake Plastiras is located in Greece
Lake Plastiras
Lake Plastiras
Coordinates 39°21′N 21°45′E / 39.350°N 21.750°E / 39.350; 21.750Coordinates: 39°21′N 21°45′E / 39.350°N 21.750°E / 39.350; 21.750
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Thessaly
Regional unit: Karditsa
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
 - Population: 4,635
 - Area: 195.2 km2 (75 sq mi)
 - Density: 24 /km2 (61 /sq mi)
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Lake Plastiras (Greek: Λίμνη Πλαστήρα) is a municipality in the Karditsa regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Morfovouni.[2] The municipality was named after the artificial Lake Plastiras, that was named in turn after the general and three-times Prime Minister Nikolaos Plastiras.


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


  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece.  (Greek)
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)