Neapoli, Kozani

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Neapoli
Νεάπολη
Location
Neapoli is located in Greece
Neapoli
Neapoli
Coordinates 40°18′N 21°24′E / 40.300°N 21.400°E / 40.300; 21.400Coordinates: 40°18′N 21°24′E / 40.300°N 21.400°E / 40.300; 21.400
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Macedonia
Regional unit: Kozani
Municipality: Voio
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 4,100
Community
 - Population: 2,323
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Postal code: 500 01
Telephone: 24680
Auto: KZ

Neapoli (Greek: Νεάπολη) is a town and a former municipality in Kozani regional unit, West Macedonia, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Voio, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has a population of 4,100 while the community has 2,323 inhabitants (2011).[1] Present-day Neapoli was once known as the ancient town of Palladium. In the Ottoman period it was named Anaselítsa[3] and had a large population of Greek Muslims referred to by locals as Vallahades.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Detailed census results 2011 (Greek)
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  3. ^ State-Nationalisms in the Ottoman Empire, Greece and Turkey Benjamin C. Fortna, Stefanos Katsikas, Dimitris Kamouzis, Paraskevas Konortas Routledge, 27.11.2012