Rizari

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Rizari
Ριζάρι
Location
Rizari is located in Greece
Rizari
Rizari
Coordinates 40°48′N 22°3′E / 40.800°N 22.050°E / 40.800; 22.050Coordinates: 40°48′N 22°3′E / 40.800°N 22.050°E / 40.800; 22.050
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Macedonia
Regional unit: Pella
Municipality: Edessa
Municipal unit: Edessa
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Community
 - Population: 1,129
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 80 m (262 ft)
Postal code: 590108
Telephone: 23810
Auto: ΕΕ

Rizari is a village in the municipality of Edessa, Greece. Rizari is 7 km from the city center of Edessa, and 85 km west of Thesaloniki.

Information[edit]

Rizari is famous for its fields for example peach fields or apricots fields. But peaches are mostly grown and sold in Greece and abroad as jams, juices and canned peaches. Another fruit -kiwi- with excellent characteristics, is grown in the fields. The gardens between the national road (Thessaloniki-Florina) are famous.

People[edit]

People in Rizari are native Greeks.

Notable people[edit]

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.