Geri, Cyprus

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Geri
Geri is located in Cyprus
Geri
Geri
Location in Cyprus
Coordinates: 35°06′25″N 33°25′17″E / 35.10694°N 33.42139°E / 35.10694; 33.42139Coordinates: 35°06′25″N 33°25′17″E / 35.10694°N 33.42139°E / 35.10694; 33.42139
Country Cyprus
DistrictNicosia District
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total8,235
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Websitewww.yeri.org.cy
Painting of Athanasios Diakos, with the date 1892, from village of Geri, Cyprus, now in the Cyprus Folk Art Museum, Nicosia.

Geri (Greek: Γέρι) is a large village in Cyprus, 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) south-east of the capital Nicosia. In 2001, it had a population of 6,643. As of 2011, its population was 8,235. Following a referendum in 2011, Geri has become a municipality.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "C1. POPULATION ENUMERATED BY SEX, AGE, DISTRICT, MUNICIPALITY/COMMUNITY AND QUARTER (1.10.2011)", Population - Place of Residence, 2011, Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus, 2014-04-17, archived from the original on 2014-04-20, retrieved 2014-04-20