Naxos and Lesser Cyclades

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Naxos and Lesser Cyclades
Νάξος & Μικρές Κυκλάδες
2010 Dimos Naxou ke Mikron Kykladon.svg
Naxos and Lesser Cyclades is located in Greece
Naxos and Lesser Cyclades
Naxos and Lesser Cyclades
Coordinates 37°6′N 25°22′E / 37.100°N 25.367°E / 37.100; 25.367Coordinates: 37°6′N 25°22′E / 37.100°N 25.367°E / 37.100; 25.367
Country: Greece
Administrative region: South Aegean
Regional unit: Naxos
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
 - Population: 18,864
 - Area: 495.8 km2 (191 sq mi)
 - Density: 38 /km2 (99 /sq mi)
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Naxos and Lesser Cyclades (Greek: Νάξος & Μικρές Κυκλάδες) is a municipality in the Naxos regional unit, South Aegean region, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Naxos (city).[2] The municipality consists of the Cycladic islands Naxos, Donoussa, Irakleia, Koufonisi, Schoinousa and several smaller islands.


The municipality Naxos and Lesser Cyclades was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 6 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)