Nea Kios

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Nea Kios
Νέα Κίος
Nea Kios is located in Greece
Nea Kios
Nea Kios
Coordinates: 37°35′N 22°44′E / 37.583°N 22.733°E / 37.583; 22.733Coordinates: 37°35′N 22°44′E / 37.583°N 22.733°E / 37.583; 22.733
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Argolis
Municipality Argos-Mykines
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,778
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 210 53
Area code(s) 27510
Vehicle registration AP
A fisherman in Nea Kios displays his catch.

Nea Kios (Greek: Νέα Κίος), is a village and former municipality in Argolis, Peloponnese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Argos-Mykines, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It was founded by refugees from Cius in Bithynia after the expulsion of the Greeks from Asia Minor.


Nea Kios is situated in a plain on the coast of the Argolic Gulf, at the mouth of the river Inachos. It is 4 km northwest of Myloi, 6 km south of Argos and 6 km northwest of Nafplio.

Historical population[edit]

Year Municipal unit
1981 2,272
1991 2,456
2001 3,646
2011 2,778

Town partnerships[edit]

Nea Kios fosters partnerships with the following places:

The partnership agreement between Nea Kios and Meddersheim was read out by mayors Georgios Maninis (Nea Kios) and Tilo Krauß (Meddersheim) and signed amid much festivity on 15 July 2008 in Meddersheim.[3]


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

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