Districts of Cyprus

Districts of Cyprus
Επαρχίες της Κύπρου (Greek)
Kıbrıs'ın kazaları (Turkish)
Cyprus districts.svg
CategoryUnitary state
LocationRepublic of Cyprus
Number6 Districts
Populations Famagusta 47,338 - Nicosia 334,120
AreasKyrenia (643.9 km²) - Nicosia (2,710 km²)

Cyprus is divided into six districts (Greek: επαρχίες; Turkish: kaza), whose capitals share the same name. The districts are subdivided into municipalities and communities. The districts of Cyprus are listed in the table below.

District Population
(2011 census)[1]
Famagusta (Αμμόχωστος; Gazimağusa) 47,338 1,985.3
Kyrenia (Κερύvεια; Girne) N/A 643.9
Larnaca (Λάρνακα; Larnaka) 145,365 1,120.1
Limassol (Λεμεσός; Limasol or Leymosun) 239,842 1,393.3
Nicosia (Λευκωσία; Lefkoşa) 334,120 2,710.0
Paphos (Πάφος; Baf or Gazibaf) 90,295 1,389.8

Note: Northern Cyprus-controlled lands are included in the area figures, but population was not enumerated there. The UN Buffer Zone is included in both population and area figures. Akrotiri and Dhekelia are not included in the area figures, but non-military Cypriot citizens residing there were enumerated.

See also


  1. ^ Cyprus Statistical Service Population Figures — Adjusted values.
  2. ^ Cyprus Statistical Service Classifications — Degree of Urbanization.

External links

  • CityMayors article
  • Cyprus at geo.webnabor.com
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