Pangaio

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Pangaio
Παγγαίο
Location
Pangaio is located in Greece
Pangaio
Pangaio
Coordinates 40°57′N 24°9′E / 40.950°N 24.150°E / 40.950; 24.150Coordinates: 40°57′N 24°9′E / 40.950°N 24.150°E / 40.950; 24.150
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: East Macedonia and Thrace
Regional unit: Kavala
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 32,085
 - Area: 698.0 km2 (269 sq mi)
 - Density: 46 /km2 (119 /sq mi)
Municipal unit
 - Population: 4,251
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΚΒ

Pangaio (Greek: Παγγαίο) is a municipality in the Kavala regional unit, Greece, named after the Pangaion hills. The seat of the municipality is in Eleftheroupoli.[2]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Pangaio was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 5 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

Province[edit]

The province of Pangaio (Greek: Επαρχία Παγγαίου) was one of the provinces of the Kavala Prefecture. It had the same territory as the present municipality, except a part of the municipal unit Eleftheroupoli.[3] It was abolished in 2006.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Detailed census results 2011 (Greek)
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  3. ^ Detailed census results 1991 PDF (39 MB) (Greek) (French)