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Schinoussa is located in Greece
Coordinates: 36°52′N 25°31′E / 36.867°N 25.517°E / 36.867; 25.517Coordinates: 36°52′N 25°31′E / 36.867°N 25.517°E / 36.867; 25.517
Country Greece
Administrative region South Aegean
Regional unit Naxos
Municipality Naxos and Lesser Cyclades
 • Municipal unit 8.512 km2 (3.287 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 256
 • Municipal unit density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 843 00
Area code(s) 22870
Vehicle registration EM

Schoinousa or Schinoussa (Greek: Σχοινούσα, pronounced [sçiˈnusa]) is an island and a former community in the Cyclades, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Naxos and Lesser Cyclades, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It lies south of the island of Naxos, in the Small Cyclades group, between the island communities of Irakleia and Koufonisia. The population was 256 inhabitants at the 2011 census.[3] Its land area is 8.512 square kilometres (3 sq mi).



  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (in Greek). 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  3. ^ "Detailed Census results 2011". Hellenic Statistical Authority. 

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