Sintiki

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Sintiki
Σιντική
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Sintiki is located in Greece
Sintiki
Sintiki
Location within the region
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Coordinates: 41°14′N 23°23′E / 41.233°N 23.383°E / 41.233; 23.383Coordinates: 41°14′N 23°23′E / 41.233°N 23.383°E / 41.233; 23.383
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Macedonia
Regional unit Serres
Area
 • Municipality 1,103.4 km2 (426.0 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 22,195
 • Municipality density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)

Sintiki (Greek: Σιντική) is a municipality in the Serres regional unit, Central Macedonia, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Sidirokastro.[2] The municipality has an area of 1,103.431 km2.[3]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Sintiki was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 6 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

Province[edit]

The province of Sintiki (Greek: Επαρχία Σιντικής) was one of the provinces of the Serres Prefecture. Its territory corresponded with that of the current municipality Sintiki, and a small part of the municipality Irakleia.[4] It was abolished in 2006.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.
  4. ^ "Detailed census results 1991" (PDF). (39 MB) (in Greek) (in French)