Sintiki
Σιντική
Sintiki
Sintiki
Location within the region
Coordinates: 41°14′N 23°23′E / 41.233°N 23.383°E / 41.233; 23.383Coordinates: 41°14′N 23°23′E / 41.233°N 23.383°E / 41.233; 23.383
CountryGreece
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitSerres
Area
 • Municipality1,103.4 km2 (426.0 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipality
22,195
 • Municipality density20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Sintiki (Greek: Σιντική) is a municipality in the Serres regional unit, Central Macedonia, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Sidirokastro.[2] The municipality has an area of 1,103.431 km2.[3]

Municipality

The municipality was formed after the administrative reform in 2010 (Kallikratis plan) from the merger of the former municipalities of Kerkini, Petrisi and Sidirokastro and the rural municipalities of Angistro, Achladochori and Promachonas. The administrative seat of the municipality is Sidirokastro.[2] The former municipalities and rural municipalities have since formed the six municipal districts. The community is further subdivided into 3 city districts and 23 local communities.

Parish Greek name code Area (km²) Residents 2011 City districts / local communities
location
Sidirokastro Δημοτική Ενότητα Σιδηροκάστρου 120701 196,826 9,294 Sidirokastro, Vamvakofyto, Kamaroto, Strymonochori, Charopo, Chortero
Agkistro Δημοτική Ενότητα Αγκίστρου 120702 071,457 0373 Agkistro
Achladochori Δημοτική Ενότητα Αχλαδοχωρίου 120703 185,255 0861 Achladochori, Kapnofyto
Kerkini Δημοτική Ενότητα Κερκίνη 120704 352,803 6695 Kerkini, Anatoli, Ano Poroia, Kastanoussa, Kato Poroia, Livadia, Makrinitsa, Neochori, Platanakia, Rodopoli
Petritsi Δημοτική Ενότητα Πετριτσίου 120705 251,500 04,832 Neo Petritsi, Akritochori, Ano Vyronia, Gonimo, Mandraki, Megalochori
Promachonas Δημοτική Ενότητα Προμαχώνος 120706 0 42,320 0 140 Promachonas
Total '1207' '1100.161' '22 .195 '

Province

The province of Sintiki (Greek: Επαρχία Σιντικής) was one of the provinces of the Serres Prefecture. Its territory corresponded with that of the current municipality Sintiki, and a small part of the municipality Irakleia.[4] It was abolished in 2006.

References

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ a b "ΦΕΚ A 87/2010, Kallikratis reform law text" (in Greek). Government Gazette.
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.
  4. ^ "Detailed census results 1991" (PDF). (39 MB) (in Greek and French)