Prespes

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Prespes
Δήμος Πρεσπών
Prespes municipality map
Prespes municipality map
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
Country Greece
Administrative region West Macedonia
Regional unit Florina
Area
 • Municipality 504.2 km2 (194.7 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 1,560
 • Municipality density 3.1/km2 (8.0/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 1,201
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+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" (in Greek). 
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)