Kassopaia

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Kassopaia
Κασσωπαία
Kassopaia is located in Greece
Kassopaia
Kassopaia
Coordinates: 39°47′N 19°55′E / 39.783°N 19.917°E / 39.783; 19.917Coordinates: 39°47′N 19°55′E / 39.783°N 19.917°E / 39.783; 19.917
Country Greece
Administrative region Ionian Islands
Regional unit Corfu
Municipality Corfu
 • Municipal unit 33.7 km2 (13.0 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,185
 • Municipal unit density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΚΥ

Kassopaia (Greek: Κασσωπαία) is a former municipality on the island of Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Corfu, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is located in the northeasternmost tip of the island of Corfu. It has a land area of 33.749 km²[3] and a population of 2,185 (2011 census). The seat of the municipality was the town of Gimari (pop. 23). Its largest towns are Kassiopi (pop. 812), Nisáki (278), and Agnítsini (119).

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Kassopaia is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

  • Gimari (Gimari, Vlachatika, Kavalleraina, Kalami, Kentroma, Plagia, Rachi)
  • Kassiopi (Kassiopi, Agios Georgios, Imerolia, Kellia, Lithiasmenos, Pigi, Plateia, Podolakkos, Psyllos dyo, Psyllos ena)
  • Nisaki (Nisaki, Apolysoi, Vinglatouri, Katavolos)
  • Sini (Agnitsini, Agios Stefanos Kassiopi, Vingla, Karyotiko, Kokkini, Kokkokylas, Kremithas, Mengoulas, Porta, Rou, Santa, Sarakinatika, Tritsi)

Islets[edit]

Population[edit]

Year Population
1991 2,405
2001 2,787
2011 2,185

See also[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in 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.