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Encyclopedia > Nea Moudania
Prefecture: Chalkidiki

40.238/40°14'20" N lat.
23.273/23°17'26" E long
Population: (2001)
 - Total
 - Density¹
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Thermian Gulf
20 m (centre)
eastern part
Postal code: 632 00
Area/distance code: 11-30-23730 (0030-23730)-2
Municipal code: 5206
Car designation: XA
3-letter abbreviation: MOU Moudania
Website: www.moudania.gr
Mayor: -->

Nea Moudania with a population of 17,032 ( according to national statistics agency http://www.statistics.gr/StatMenu.asp ) inhabitans is Chalkidiki's biggest town. Previously it was the second largest town in Chalkidiki but the municipality remains the largest in Chalkidiki. The city is located 60 km south of Thessaloniki and it is considered to be the financial and commercial centre of the whole prefecture. It was built after 1922 from Asia Minor Greek refugees which gave in the settlement the name of their previous city (now Mudanya, Turkey) hence the word Nea which in Greek means new. It is also called Moudania but Moudania is the municipality's name and is the seat of this municipality. The municipality consists of the municipal departments shown below: Greece consists of 13 administrative regions known as Peripheries of Greece, which are further subdivided into 51 prefectures (nomoi, singular - nomos): External link Map Categories: Lists of subnational entities | Prefectures of Greece ... Categories: Greece geography stubs ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... The Thermaic Gulf (or Thermian Gulf, Thermaikos Gulf) is a gulf of the Aegean Sea located immediately south of Thessaloniki, east of Pieria and Imathia, and west of Chalkidiki (prefectures of Greece). ... Here are list of postal codes in Greece. ... This is an alphabetical list by town of dialing codes in Greece. ... The National Statistical Service of Greece (NSSG) is a General Secretariat of the Greek Ministry of Economy and Finance with more than 1100 employees. ... The Greek car license plates are composed of three letters and four digits per plate (f. ... A mayor (from the Latin maÄ«or, meaning larger,greater) is the politician who serves as chief executive official of some types of municipalities. ... Categories: Greece geography stubs ... Thessaloníki (Greek: Θεσσαλονίκη; IPA ) is the second-largest city of Greece and is the principal, the largest city and the capital of the Greek region of Macedonia. ... 1922 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Anatolia (Greek: ανατολη anatole, rising of the sun or East; compare Orient and Levant, by popular etymology Turkish Anadolu to ana mother and dolu filled), also called by the Latin name of Asia Minor, is a region of Southwest Asia which corresponds today to the Asian portion of Turkey. ...

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Nea Moudania




Nea Moudania develops major cultural and economical activities, since it hosts the only Technical Education Institute in Chalkidiki and a harbour which serves as Thessaloniki's adjuvant. Categories: Greece geography stubs ... Thessaloníki (Greek: Θεσσαλονίκη; IPA ) is the second-largest city of Greece and is the principal, the largest city and the capital of the Greek region of Macedonia. ...



Nea Moudania has schools, lyceums, gymnasia, banks, a post office and a few squares (plateies). Plateia (πλατεία) is the Greek word for town square. ...

Historical population

Year Population Change Change (%) Municipal population
1981 4,142 - - -
1991 4,403 261 +6.30% 13,652
2001 6,475 2,072 +47% about 17,032

1981 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ...

External Links

  • Municipality of Moudania site
  • Mapquest - Nea Moudania, street map not yet available
  • Coordinates: 40° 6′ 7″ N 23° 17′ 26″ E

See also

Here are communities and settlements of the prefecture of Chalkidiki in Greece: A-B Afitos Agia Paraskevi Agias Mamas Agios Antonios? Agios Athanasios Agios Nikolaos, near Nea Skioni Agios Nikolaos, Northern Chalkidiki Agios Pavlos Agios Prodromos Amoliani Ano Metochi Arnaia C-D Chanioti Dexameni Destenika Dionyssou Doumpa E-F Elaiochoria...

Divisions of Chalkidiki
Municipalities of the Chalkidiki prefecture

Antemounta | Arnaia | Kallikratia | Kassandra | Moudania | Ormylia | Pallini | Panagia | Polygyros | Sithonia | Stagira-Akanthos | Toroni | Triglia | Zervochoria Chalkidiki or Chalcidice or Khalkidhikí or Halkidiki (in Greek Χαλκιδική) is one of the fifty-one prefectures of Greece. ... Polygyros is the capital of the Prefecture of Chalkidiki (province of northern Greece), with a population of 5,000. ...

Province of the Chalkidiki prefecture
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  Results from FactBites:
NEA MOUDANIA - location in (GTP) Greek Travel Pages (1240 words)
Nea Moudania is situated at a distance of 60 km from the city of Thessaloniki and is linked to it by a comfortable motorway, which goes through vineyards and hillocks.
The town of Nea Moudania, the centre of the Municipality, is the commercial centre of Halkidiki par excellence.
Nea Moudania was founded in 1923 by refugees of the areas of Moudania, Kios, Kalolimnos, Sigi, Eligmoi and the surrounding area of Proussa.
GNTO-Central Macedonia-Chalkidiki-Towns (1818 words)
Nea Fokea is a seaside village on the peninsula of Kassandra and has a population of about 1,600 inhabitants.
Nea Moudania is a modern holiday resort of 6,000 inhabitants, 27 km south-west of Poligiros.
Significant sights of Nea Moudania are the park of Panagia Koryfini, the tower of Zografos, and the monastery dependency of Agios Panteleimon.
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