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Naousa under snow
Naousa under snow
Naousa is located in Greece
Coordinates 40°38′N 22°4′E / 40.633°N 22.067°E / 40.633; 22.067Coordinates: 40°38′N 22°4′E / 40.633°N 22.067°E / 40.633; 22.067
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 330 - 450 m (-1,146 ft)
Country: Greece
Periphery: Central Macedonia
Population statistics (as of 2001[1])
 - Population: 34,441
 - Area: 424.9 km² (164 sq mi)
 - Density: 81 /km² (210 /sq mi)
Postal: 592 00
Telephone: 23320
Auto: ΗΜ
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Naousa in Imathia

Naousa, former Naoussa, is a city in the region of Macedonia in Greece. It is in the west part of Imathia prefecture. Its population is 22.288 inhabitants and its area is 300,89 km². Naousa is surrounded by orchards, producing peaches, apples, cherries and other fruits. It has a long and rich history because there are many archaeological places there. There is also the site of the ancient School of Aristotle where Alexander The Great studied moral philosophy, philosophy and politics.

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  1. "(875 KB) 2001 Census" (PDF). National Statistical Service of Greece (ΕΣΥΕ) (in Greek). Retrieved 2007-10-30.

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