Livadia, Kilkis

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Livadia
Λιβάδια
Location
Livadia is located in Greece
Livadia
Livadia
Coordinates 41°0′N 22°18′E / 41.000°N 22.300°E / 41.000; 22.300Coordinates: 41°0′N 22°18′E / 41.000°N 22.300°E / 41.000; 22.300
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Macedonia
Regional unit: Kilkis
Municipality: Paionia
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 402
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΚΙ

Livadia (Greek: Λιβάδια, Aromanian: Giumala de Jos) is a village and a former community in the former Paionia Province, Kilkis regional unit, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Paionia, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] 11 km northwest of Griva, 15 km northwest of Goumenissa. Its population in 2001 was 402[citation needed]. It includes two villages: Megala Livadia and Mikra Livadia (now uninhabited).

This historic community took part in various Greek revolutions, in particular the Macedonian Struggle in which many of inhabitants of Livadia participated, including:

  • Anastassios Bilis Koulinas
  • Nikolaos Nessios
  • Konstantinos Balas
  • Michael Balas
  • Michael Batsios
  • Dimitrios Bellis
  • Nikolaos Davelis
  • Michael Papanikolaou
  • Nikolaos Saramanis
  • Georgios Takiris
  • Athanassios Tikas
  • Aristides Tikas
  • Georgios Chatzivrettas
  • Michael Bellis
  • Georgios Bellis (Belles)
  • Stergios Naoum (Kapetan Naoum)

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)