Paliokastro, Trikala

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Paliokastro is located in Greece
Coordinates: 39°36′N 21°49′E / 39.600°N 21.817°E / 39.600; 21.817Coordinates: 39°36′N 21°49′E / 39.600°N 21.817°E / 39.600; 21.817
Country Greece
Administrative region Thessaly
Regional unit Trikala
Municipality Trikala
 • Municipal unit 197.9 km2 (76.4 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,732
 • Municipal unit density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΤΚ

Paliokastro (Greek: Παληόκαστρο) is a former municipality in the Trikala regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Trikala, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is located in the east-northeastern part of the regional unit. Its population was 2,732 at the 2011 census, and it has a land area of 197.878 km².[3] The seat of the municipality was in the town of Palaiopyrgos (pop. 904). Its largest other towns are Krinítsa (pop. 596), Zilevtí (483), Ardáni (374), and Agreliá (184).


  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.