Kastelli, Heraklion

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Kastelli is located in Greece
Coordinates: 35°12′N 25°21′E / 35.200°N 25.350°E / 35.200; 25.350Coordinates: 35°12′N 25°21′E / 35.200°N 25.350°E / 35.200; 25.350
Country Greece
Administrative region Crete
Regional unit Heraklion
Municipality Minoa Pediada
 • Municipal unit 123.3 km2 (47.6 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 4,753
 • Municipal unit density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
 • Population 1,491 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Kastelli (Greek: Καστέλλι, also Καστέλι) is a village and a former municipality in the Heraklion regional unit, Crete, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Minoa Pediada, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 123.325 km2 (47.616 sq mi).[3] Its population is 4,753 (2011 census).

Kastelli Airport is located in the outskirts of the village, south of the main settlement.


  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.