Prespes

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Prespes
Δήμος Πρεσπών
Location
Prespes is located in Greece
Prespes
Prespes
Coordinates 40°45′N 21°8′E / 40.750°N 21.133°E / 40.750; 21.133Coordinates: 40°45′N 21°8′E / 40.750°N 21.133°E / 40.750; 21.133
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Macedonia
Regional unit: Florina
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 1,560
 - Area: 504.2 km2 (195 sq mi)
 - Density: 3 /km2 (8 /sq mi)
Municipal unit
 - Population: 1,201
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Postal code: 530 77
Website
http://www.prespes.gr/

Prespes (Greek: Πρέσπες) is a municipality in the Florina regional unit, Greece. Population 1,560 (2011). The seat of the municipality is in Laimos.[2] It was named after Lake Prespa, in the western part of the municipality.

Municipality[edit]

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

Books[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Detailed census results 2011 (Greek)
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)