For other uses, see Prespa (disambiguation).
Δήμος Πρεσπών

Prespes municipality map

Coordinates: 40°45′N 21°8′E / 40.750°N 21.133°E / 40.750; 21.133Coordinates: 40°45′N 21°8′E / 40.750°N 21.133°E / 40.750; 21.133
Country Greece
Administrative region West Macedonia
Regional unit Florina
  Municipality 504.2 km2 (194.7 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
  Municipality 1,560
  Municipality density 3.1/km2 (8.0/sq mi)
  Municipal unit 1,201
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 530 77

Prespes (Greek: Πρέσπες) is a municipality in the Florina regional unit, Greece. Population 1,560 (2011). The seat of the municipality is in Laimos.[2] It was named after Lake Prespa, in the western part of the municipality.


The municipality Prespes was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 2 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]



  1. "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. 1 2 Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

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