Kampochora

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Kampochora
Καμπόχωρα
Kampochora is located in Greece
Kampochora
Kampochora
Coordinates: 38°20′N 26°06′E / 38.333°N 26.100°E / 38.333; 26.100Coordinates: 38°20′N 26°06′E / 38.333°N 26.100°E / 38.333; 26.100
Country Greece
Administrative region North Aegean
Regional unit Chios
Municipality Chios
 • Municipal unit 50.6 km2 (19.5 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 3,154
 • Municipal unit density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Community
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΧΙ

Kampochora (Greek: Καμπόχωρα) is a former municipality on the island of Chios, North Aegean, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Chios, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is located in the south-central part of the island. It has a land area of 50.571 km². Its population was 3,154 at the 2001 census. The seat of the municipality was in Chalkeio (pop. 867). Other large towns include Ágios Geórgios Sykoúsis (778), Dafnón (408), and Vasileónoikon (392).

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)