Minoa Pediada

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Minoa Pediada
Μινώα Πεδιάδα
2010 Dimos Minoa Pediadas.svg
Minoa Pediada is located in Greece
Minoa Pediada
Minoa Pediada
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
Area
 • Municipality 394.2 km2 (152.2 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 17,563
 • Municipality density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Minoa Pediada (Greek: Μινώα Πεδιάδα, "Minoan Plain") is a municipality in Heraklion regional unit, Crete, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the village Evangelismos.[2]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Minoa Pediada was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 3 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

References[edit]

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