Langadas

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Langadas
Λαγκαδάς
An aerial picture of Langadas.
An aerial picture of Langadas.
Langadas is located in Greece
Langadas
Langadas
Coordinates: 40°45′N 23°04′E / 40.750°N 23.067°E / 40.750; 23.067Coordinates: 40°45′N 23°04′E / 40.750°N 23.067°E / 40.750; 23.067
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Macedonia
Regional unit Thessaloniki
Government
 • Mayor Ioannis Karayiannis (Independent; since 2010)
Area
 • Municipality 1,222.7 km2 (472.1 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 197.411 km2 (76.221 sq mi)
Elevation 113 m (371 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 41,103
 • Municipality density 34/km2 (87/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 19,587
 • Municipal unit density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Community[1]
 • Population 7,764 (2011)
 • Area (km2) 31.761
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.lagadas.gr

Langadas (Greek: Λαγκαδάς, Turkish: Langaza) is a large town, cultural center, and a municipality in the northeast part of Thessaloniki regional unit, Greece. Population 19,587 (2011).

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Langadas was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 7 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

The municipality Langadas has an area of 1,222.65 km2, the municipal unit Langadas has an area of 197.411 km2, and the community Langadas has an area of 31.761 km2.[3]

Notable natives[edit]

References[edit]

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