Nea Palatia

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Nea Palatia

Νέα Παλάτια
Nea Palatia is located in Greece
Nea Palatia
Nea Palatia
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 38°19′N 23°47′E / 38.317°N 23.783°E / 38.317; 23.783Coordinates: 38°19′N 23°47′E / 38.317°N 23.783°E / 38.317; 23.783
CountryGreece
Administrative regionAttica
Regional unitEast Attica
MunicipalityOropos
Municipal unitOropioi
Highest elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Rural
2,723
Community
 • Population3,573 (2011)
 • Area (km2)8.525
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
190 15
Area code(s)22950
Vehicle registrationZB-ZY

Nea Palatia (Greek: Νέα Παλάτια literally "New Palaces") is a community in East Attica, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Oropos, of which it is a community.[2]

Geography[edit]

Nea Palatia is a seaside town, situated on the south coast of the South Euboean Gulf. The town Skala Oropou is directly adjacent to its west. It is 8 km south of Eretria (on the island Euboea). The Greek National Road 79 connects it with Motorway 1 near Malakasa.

Subdivisions[edit]

  • Agios Konstantinos (pop. 386 in 2011)
  • Nea Palatia (pop. 2,723)
  • Agios Athanasios (pop. 99)
  • Agia Aikaterini (pop. 57)
  • Pontioi (pop. 308)

Historical population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 1,894 -
1991 2,472 3,078
2001 2,423 3,647
2011 2,723 3,573

References[edit]

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

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