Vegoritida

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Vegoritida
Βεγορίτιδα
Vegoritida is located in Greece
Vegoritida
Vegoritida
Coordinates: 40°47′N 21°51′E / 40.783°N 21.850°E / 40.783; 21.850Coordinates: 40°47′N 21°51′E / 40.783°N 21.850°E / 40.783; 21.850
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Macedonia
Regional unit Pella
Municipality Edessa
 • Municipal unit 290.0 km2 (112.0 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 3,635
 • Municipal unit density 13/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΕΕ

Vegoritida (Greek: Βεγορίτιδα) is a former municipality in the Pella regional unit, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Edessa, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 289.987 km2.[3] Population 3,635 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Arnissa. The municipality was named after the Lake Vegoritida, and is situated on the northeastern shore of this lake.

References[edit]

  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.