Sagiada

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Sagiada
Σαγιάδα
Location
Sagiada is located in Greece
Sagiada
Sagiada
Coordinates 39°38′N 20°11′E / 39.633°N 20.183°E / 39.633; 20.183Coordinates: 39°38′N 20°11′E / 39.633°N 20.183°E / 39.633; 20.183
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Epirus
Regional unit: Thesprotia
Municipality: Filiates
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Village
 - Population: 897
Municipal unit
 - Population: 2,160
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΗΝ

Sagiada (Greek: Σαγιάδα) is a village and a former municipality in Thesprotia, Epirus, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Filiates, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] In 2001 its population was 897 for the village and 2,160 for the municipal unit. The seat of the municipality was in Asprokklisi. Sagiada stretches between the Ionian Sea to the west and Albania to the north. It is the westernmost point of mainland Greece. The river Thyamis flows into sea 4 km south of the village Sagiada. There are plains in the southern part of the municipal unit, and mountains on the Albanian border. The village Sagiada is 10 km west of Filiates, 15 km northwest of Igoumenitsa and 4 km south of the Albanian town of Konispol.

Subdivisions[edit]

The former municipal unit of Sagiada was subdivided into the following communities:

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. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)