Location Coordinates Coordinates: Government Country: Greece Region: Ionian Islands Regional unit: Corfu Municipality: Corfu Municipal unit: Korissia Population statistics (as of 2001) Community - Population: 1,979 Other Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3) Auto: ΚΥ
Argyrades (Greek: Αργυράδες from argyros silver) is a village in the southern part of the island of Corfu. It was the seat of the municipality of Korissia. Its 2001 population was 1,000 for the village and 2,033 for the municipal district. Argyrades is located south of the city of Corfu and west-northwest of Lefkimmi. Several hills dominate the area and farmlands cover the area. The Korissia Lagoon dominates the west. The Ionian Sea is on both sides and a gulf to the northeast, the 20th parallel east lies a few kilometres to the east.
Argyrades is linked with the GR-25 (Corfu - Lefkimmi) that connects with the central portion of the island.
- Argyrades, pop. 988
- Agios Georgios, pop. 471
- Marathias, pop. 326
- Neochoraki, pop. 194
Year Settlement population Municipal district population 1981 - 1,648 1991 820 - 2001 1,000 2,033
Argyrades has a school, a lyceum (middle school), a gymnasium (secondary school), a few churches, a post office, and a square (plateia). The nearest university and hospital are in Corfu.
- List of places in the Corfu prefecture
Municipal unit of AchilleioAgioi Deka · Agios Prokopios · Ano Garouna · Benitses · Gastouri · Kalafationes · Kamara · Kastellanoi · Kato Garouna · Kouramades · Kynopiastes · Stavros · Varypatades · Viros Municipal unit of Agios GeorgiosAfionas · Agios Athanasios · Agros · Arkadades · Armenades · Chorepiskopoi · Dafni · Drosato · Kastelannoi · Kavvadades · Mesaria · Pagoi · Rachtades Municipal unit of Corfu (city)Alepou · Corfu (city) · Evropouloi · Kanalia Municipal unit of Ereikoussa Municipal unit of Esperies Municipal unit of FaiakesAgios Markos · Ano Korakiana · Kato Korakiana · Sgourades · Sokraki · Spartylas · Zygos Municipal unit of Kassopaia Municipal unit of Korissia Municipal unit of Lefkimmi Municipal unit of Mathraki Municipal unit of MeliteieisAgios Matthaios · Ano Pavliana · Chlomatiana · Chlomos · Kato Pavliana · Moraitika · Pentati · Strongyli · Vouniatades Municipal unit of Othonoi Municipal unit of Palaiokastritsa Municipal unit of Parelioi Municipal unit of Thinali
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.