From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Vegoritida is located in Greece
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
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 4,180
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] Population 4,180 (2001). 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.


  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)