Mouzaki

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Mouzaki
Μουζάκι
Mouzaki municipality map
Mouzaki municipality map
Mouzaki is located in Greece
Mouzaki
Mouzaki
Coordinates: 39°26′N 21°40′E / 39.433°N 21.667°E / 39.433; 21.667Coordinates: 39°26′N 21°40′E / 39.433°N 21.667°E / 39.433; 21.667
Country Greece
Administrative region Thessaly
Regional unit Karditsa
Area
 • Municipality 313.9 km2 (121.2 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 179.5 km2 (69.3 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 13,122
 • Municipality density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 7,291
 • Municipal unit density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Community[1]
 • Population 1,961 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΚΑ

Mouzaki (Greek: Μουζάκι) is a town and a municipality in the northwestern part of the Karditsa regional unit, Greece. Mouzaki is located on the southwestern edge of the Thessalian plain, where the river Pamisos descends from the Agrafa mountains. It is 17 km southwest of Trikala and 24 km northwest of Karditsa. The Greek National Road 30 (Arta - Trikala - Karditsa - Volos) passes north of the town.

Municipality[edit]

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

The municipality has an area of 313.866 km2, the municipal unit 179.521 km2.[3]

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit of Mouzaki is divided into the following communities (constituent settlements in brackets):

Population[edit]

Year Town Municipal unit Municipality
1981 2,560 - -
1991 2,353 - -
2001 2,190 10,148 -
2011 1,961 7,291 13,122

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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 (Greek)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.