Limassol

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Limassol

Λεμεσός / Limasol
Limassol Montage 1.jpg
Limassol is located in Cyprus
Limassol
Limassol
Coordinates: 34°40′29″N 33°02′39″E / 34.67472°N 33.04417°E / 34.67472; 33.04417
Country Cyprus
DistrictLimassol District
Area
 • City47.87 km2 (18.48 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • City101,000[1]
 • Urban
183,658[1]
 • Metro
239,842[1]
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
3010–3150
Websitewww.limassolmunicipal.com.cy

Limassol is a city on the southern coast of Cyprus. It is the capital city of Limassol District. In 2011, about 184,000 people lived in the urban area.[1]

Limassol Castle is one of the ten castles of Cyprus. It was built by the Byzantines around 1000 AD.

Notable residents[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Στατιστική Υπηρεσία - Πληθυσμός και Κοινωνικές Συνθήκες - Πληθυσμός - Ανακοινώσεις". www.mof.gov.cy. Retrieved 2011-11-11.

Coordinates: 34°40′N 33°02′E / 34.667°N 33.033°E / 34.667; 33.033