Myki, Greece

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Myki
Μύκη
Municipality of Myki
Municipality of Myki
Myki is located in Greece
Myki
Myki
Coordinates: 41°15′N 24°55′E / 41.250°N 24.917°E / 41.250; 24.917Coordinates: 41°15′N 24°55′E / 41.250°N 24.917°E / 41.250; 24.917
Country Greece
Administrative region East Macedonia and Thrace
Regional unit Xanthi
Government
 • Mayor Mustafa Aga
Area
 • Municipality 627.0 km2 (242.1 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 15,540
 • Municipality density 25/km2 (64/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 12,087
Community
 • Population 8051
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration AH

Myki (Greek: Μύκη) is a municipality in the Xanthi regional unit, Greece. The seat of the municipality is in Sminthi.[2] The majority of the population in the municipality are Muslim Pomaks.[3]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Myki was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 4 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

The population of the municipal unit Myki was 12,087 as of 2011.[1] The main villages of the municipal unit are Sminthi, Alma, Glafki, Kentavros, Myki, Echinos, Melivoia and Oraio.

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