Makrychori

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Makrychori
Μακρυχώρι
Location
Makrychori is located in Greece
Makrychori
Makrychori
Coordinates 39°48′N 22°29′E / 39.800°N 22.483°E / 39.800; 22.483Coordinates: 39°48′N 22°29′E / 39.800°N 22.483°E / 39.800; 22.483
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Thessaly
Regional unit: Larissa
Municipality: Tempi
Districts: 4
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 2,956
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 180 m (591 ft)
Postal code: 40 009
Auto: ΡΙ

Makrychori (Greek: Μακρυχώρι, Katharevousa: Μακρυχώριον) is a former municipality in the Larissa regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Tempi, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] Population 2,976 (2001). The municipality was created under the Kapodistrias Law in 1997 out of the former communes of Elateia, Evangelismos, Gyrtoni and Parapotamos.

Subdivisions[edit]

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

Population[edit]

Year Municipality population Municipal district population Village population
1991 - - 1,941
1991 3,004 - 1,666
2001 2,976 1,863 1,787

Geography[edit]

Makrychori is located next to the Thessalian Plain, situated between the Pineios River and the GR-1/E75 (Athens - Larissa - Thessaloniki). The mountains can be seen to the west and east, the southern portions of the municipality are farmlands.

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)

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