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Korestia is located in Greece
Coordinates: 40°40′N 21°16′E / 40.667°N 21.267°E / 40.667; 21.267Coordinates: 40°40′N 21°16′E / 40.667°N 21.267°E / 40.667; 21.267
Country Greece
Administrative region West Macedonia
Regional unit Kastoria
Municipality Kastoria
 • Municipal unit 122.3 km2 (47.2 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 672
 • Municipal unit density 5.5/km2 (14/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration KT

Korestia (Greek: Κορεστία) is a former municipality in Kastoria regional unit, West Macedonia, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Kastoria, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 122.281 km2.[3] Population 672 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Makrochori.


  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.