|Administrative region||East Macedonia and Thrace|
|• Municipal unit||140.6 km2 (54.3 sq mi)|
|Elevation||651 m (2,136 ft)|
|• Municipal unit||1,222|
|• Municipal unit density||8.7/km2 (23/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
Kechros (Greek: Κέχρος; Bulgarian: Мерикос, romanized: Merikos; Turkish: Mehrikoz) is a village and a former community in the Rhodope regional unit, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Arriana, of which it is a municipal unit. The municipal unit has an area of 140.617 km2. It has a population of 1,222, as of 2011.