Sitagroi

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Sitagroi

Σιταγροί
Sitagroi is located in Greece
Sitagroi
Sitagroi
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 41°07′N 24°02′E / 41.117°N 24.033°E / 41.117; 24.033Coordinates: 41°07′N 24°02′E / 41.117°N 24.033°E / 41.117; 24.033
CountryGreece
Administrative regionEast Macedonia and Thrace
Regional unitDrama
MunicipalityProsotsani
 • Municipal unit62.9 km2 (24.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
4,001
 • Municipal unit density64/km2 (160/sq mi)
Community
 • Population702 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΡΜ

Sitagroi (Greek: Σιταγροί) is a village and a former municipality in the Drama regional unit, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Prosotsani, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 62.890 km2.[3] Population 4,001 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Fotolivos.

It is also the location of an important archaeological site from the late Neolithic and early Bronze Age.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Ernestine S. Elster and Colin Renfrew (eds), Prehistoric Sitagroi: excavations in northeast Greece, 1968-1970. Vol. 2, The final report. Los Angeles, CA : Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2003. Monumenta archaeologica 20.
  • Colin Renfrew, Marija Gimbutas and Ernestine S. Elster (eds.), Excavations at Sitagroi, a prehistoric village in northeast Greece. Vol. 1. Los Angeles, Institute of Archaeology, University of California, 1986.

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)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.