Meliteieis

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Meliteieis
Μελιτειείς
Meliteieis is located in Greece
Meliteieis
Meliteieis
Coordinates: 39°29′N 19°54′E / 39.483°N 19.900°E / 39.483; 19.900Coordinates: 39°29′N 19°54′E / 39.483°N 19.900°E / 39.483; 19.900
Country Greece
Administrative region Ionian Islands
Regional unit Corfu
Municipality Corfu
 • Municipal unit 67.1 km2 (25.9 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 6,690
 • Municipal unit density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΚΥ

Meliteieis (Greek: Μελιτειείς) is a former municipality on the island of Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Corfu, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is located in the southern part of the island of Corfu. It has a land area of 67.054 km² and a population of 6,690 inhabitants (2001 census). The seat of the municipality was the town of Moraitika (pop. 587). Its largest towns are Ágios Matthaíos (pop. 1,583), Moraïtika, Stroggylí (553), Chlomós (497), and Áno Pavliána (479).

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)