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Vistonida is located in Greece
Coordinates: 41°04′N 24°59′E / 41.067°N 24.983°E / 41.067; 24.983Coordinates: 41°04′N 24°59′E / 41.067°N 24.983°E / 41.067; 24.983
Country Greece
Administrative region East Macedonia and Thrace
Regional unit Xanthi
Municipality Abdera
 • Municipal unit 159.5 km2 (61.6 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 10,435
 • Municipal unit density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration AH

Vistonida (Greek: Βιστωνίδα) is a former municipality in the Xanthi regional unit, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greece. It was named after Lake Vistonida. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Abdera, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 159.524 km2.[3] Population 10,435 (2011). The seat of the municipality was the town Genisea.


  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.