Neochori, Corfu

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Neochori
Νεοχώρι
Location
Neochori is located in Greece
Neochori
Neochori
Coordinates 39°23′N 20°5′E / 39.383°N 20.083°E / 39.383; 20.083Coordinates: 39°23′N 20°5′E / 39.383°N 20.083°E / 39.383; 20.083
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Ionian Islands
Regional unit: Corfu
Municipality: Corfu
Municipal unit: Lefkimmi
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Community
 - Population: 1,636
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΚΥ

Neochori (Greek: Νεοχώρι meaning "new village") is a village and a community in the southeastern part of the island of Corfu, Greece. It is located in the municipal unit of Lefkimmi. In 2001 its population was 224 for the village and 1,636 for the community. Neochori is located east-southeast of the city of Corfu. It is situated between low hills.

Settlements[edit]

The community Neochori consists of the following villages:

  • Neochori, pop. 224
  • Dragotina, pop. 266
  • Kritika, pop. 427, founded in the 16th century by refugees from Crete who escaped Ottoman invasion
  • Palaiochori, pop. 605
  • Spartera, pop. 114

Population[edit]

Year Settlement population Community population
1981 - 1,641
1991 271 -
2001 232 1,663

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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.