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Asvestochori, Thessaloniki

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Country  Greece
Time zone  EET (UTC+2)
Area code(s)  +30-231x-xxx-xxx
Municipality  Pylaia-Chortiatis
Municipal unit  Chortiatis
Elevation  460 m (1,510 ft)
Postal code  570 10
Vehicle registration  NAx-xxxx to NXx-xxxx
Administrative region  Central Macedonia
Regional unit  Thessaloniki
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Asvestochori (Greek: Ασβεστοχώρι) is a small town and a community of the Pylaia-Chortiatis municipality. Before the 2011 local government reform it was part of the municipality of Chortiatis, of which it was a municipal district. The 2011 census recorded 6,393 inhabitants in the community. The community of Asvestochori covers an area of 34.344 km2.

Map of Asvestochori 570 10, Greece

Under the Turkish rule name of the town was called Kireç (lit. lime). It is reported that during the Population exchange between Greece and Turkey a guest house that can accommodate 5000 immigrants was built by Red Crescent in Kireç.

References

Asvestochori, Thessaloniki Wikipedia


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