Livadia

Λιβάδια
Livadia
Livadia
Location within the regional unit
Coordinates: 41°00′N 22°18′E / 41.000°N 22.300°E / 41.000; 22.300Coordinates: 41°00′N 22°18′E / 41.000°N 22.300°E / 41.000; 22.300
CountryGreece
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitKilkis
MunicipalityPaionia
 • Municipal unit32.3 km2 (12.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
404
 • Municipal unit density13/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΚΙ

Livadia (Greek: Λιβάδια, Aromanian: Giumala de Jos or Livãdz; Megleno Romanian: Livezi) is a village and a former community in the former Paionia Province, Kilkis regional unit, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Paionia, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 32.282 km2.[3] 11 km northwest of Griva, 15 km northwest of Goumenissa. Its population in 2011 was 404.[1] It includes two villages: Megala Livadia and Mikra Livadia (now uninhabited).

This historic community took part in various Greek revolutions, in particular the Macedonian Struggle in which many of inhabitants of Livadia participated, including:

References

  1. ^ a b c "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. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21.