Sykia, Larissa

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Sykia
Συκιά
Location
Sykia is located in Greece
Sykia
Sykia
Coordinates 39°50′N 22°3′E / 39.833°N 22.050°E / 39.833; 22.050Coordinates: 39°50′N 22°3′E / 39.833°N 22.050°E / 39.833; 22.050
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Thessaly
Regional unit: Larissa
Municipality: Elassona
Municipal unit: Potamia
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Village
 - Population: 679
Community
 - Population: 820
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΡΙ

Sykia (Greek: Συκιά or Συκέα) is a village and a community in the western part of the Larissa regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. It is part of the municipal unit of Potamia within the municipality Elassona. The community Sykia consists of the villages Sykia and Kalyvia Analypseos. The population in 2001 was 679 for the village and 820 for the community.

Kalyvia Analypseos was founded by refugees from Asia Minor that arrived during the Greco-Turkish War (also known as the Asia Minor Catastrophe).

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. 

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