Echedoros

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Echedoros
Εχέδωρος
Echedoros is located in Greece
Echedoros
Echedoros
Coordinates: 40°40′N 22°49′E / 40.667°N 22.817°E / 40.667; 22.817Coordinates: 40°40′N 22°49′E / 40.667°N 22.817°E / 40.667; 22.817
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Macedonia
Regional unit Thessaloniki
Municipality Delta
 • Municipal unit 103.147 km2 (39.825 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 29,367
 • Municipal unit density 280/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 570 08
574 00
575 00
Area code(s) +30-231x-xxx-xxx
Vehicle registration NAx-xxxx to NXx-xxxx

Echedoros (Greek: Εχέδωρος) is a former municipality in the Thessaloniki regional unit, Greece. The seat of the municipality was in Sindos. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Delta, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The 2011 census recorded 29,367 inhabitants in the municipal unit.[1] The municipal unit of Echedoros covers an area of 103.147 km2.[3] In antiquity Echedorus was a river rising in the mountains of Grestonia and falling into the Thermaic Gulf at Sindus.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21.