Tempi (municipality)

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Tempi
Τέμπη
Location
Tempi is located in Greece
Tempi
Tempi
Coordinates 39°48′N 22°29′E / 39.800°N 22.483°E / 39.800; 22.483Coordinates: 39°48′N 22°29′E / 39.800°N 22.483°E / 39.800; 22.483
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Thessaly
Regional unit: Larissa
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 13,712
 - Area: 577.0 km2 (223 sq mi)
 - Density: 24 /km2 (62 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Tempi (Greek: Τέμπη) is a municipality in the Larissa regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Makrychori.[2] The municipality was named after the Vale of Tempe.

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Tempi was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 5 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece.  (Greek)
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)