Malevizi

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Malevizi
Μαλεβίζι
Location
Malevizi is located in Greece
Malevizi
Malevizi
Coordinates 35°22′N 25°0′E / 35.367°N 25.000°E / 35.367; 25.000Coordinates: 35°22′N 25°0′E / 35.367°N 25.000°E / 35.367; 25.000
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Crete
Regional unit: Heraklion
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 24,864
 - Area: 292.7 km2 (113 sq mi)
 - Density: 85 /km2 (220 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Malevizi (Greek: Μαλεβίζι) is a municipality in Heraklion regional unit, Crete, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the village Gazi.[2]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Malevizi was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 3 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

Province[edit]

The province of Malevizi (Greek: Επαρχία Μαλεβιζίου) was one of the provinces of the Heraklion Prefecture. Its territory corresponded with that of the current municipality Malevizi, the municipal unit Gorgolainis and parts of Paliani and Heraklion.[3] It was abolished in 2006.

References[edit]

  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)
  3. ^ Detailed census results 1991 PDF (39 MB) (Greek) (French)