Neochori, Corfu

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Neochori
Νεοχώρι
Neochori is located in Greece
Neochori
Neochori
Coordinates: 39°23′N 20°05′E / 39.383°N 20.083°E / 39.383; 20.083Coordinates: 39°23′N 20°05′E / 39.383°N 20.083°E / 39.383; 20.083
Country Greece
Administrative region Ionian Islands
Regional unit Corfu
Municipality Corfu
Municipal unit Lefkimmi
Community[1]
 • Population 1,443 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΚΥ

Neochori (Greek: Νεοχώρι meaning "new village") is a village and a community in the southeastern part of the island of Corfu, Greece. It is located in the municipal unit of Lefkimmi. In 2011 its population was 182 for the village and 1,443 for the community. Neochori is located east-southeast of the city of Corfu. It is situated between low hills.

Settlements[edit]

The community Neochori consists of the following villages (populations at the 2011 census):

  • Neochori, pop. 182
  • Dragotina, pop. 249
  • Kritika, pop. 453, founded in the 16th century by refugees from Crete who escaped Ottoman invasion
  • Palaiochori, pop. 459
  • Spartera, pop. 100

Population[edit]

Year Settlement population Community population
1981 - 1,641
1991 271 -
2001 232 1,663
2011 182 1,443

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.