Tseri

Tseri
Village church in March 2011
Village church in March 2011
Tseri is located in Cyprus
Tseri
Tseri
Location in Cyprus
Coordinates: 35°04′01″N 33°19′00″E / 35.066871°N 33.316661°E / 35.066871; 33.316661Coordinates: 35°04′01″N 33°19′00″E / 35.066871°N 33.316661°E / 35.066871; 33.316661
Country Cyprus
DistrictNicosia District
Government
 • MayorAlkiviades Constantinou
Elevation
909 ft (277 m)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total7,035
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Websitewww.tseri.org.cy

Tseri (Greek: Tσέρι; Turkish: Çeri), also known as Seri or Xeri, is a south suburb of Nicosia, Cyprus.

Overview

The region had a population of about of 300 people before 1974. In 2011, it had a population of 7,035. Its inhabitants are known as "Tseriotis" or "Tserkotis" for males and "Tseriotissa" or "Tserkotissa" for females. Following a referendum in 2011, Tseri became a municipality.

Notable residents

  • Theodosis Pierides (1908–1968), poet

References

  1. ^ "C1. POPULATION ENUMERATED BY SEX, AGE, DISTRICT, MUNICIPALITY/COMMUNITY AND QUARTER (1.10.2011)", Population - Place of Residence, 2011, Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus, 2014-04-17, archived from the original on 2014-04-20, retrieved 2014-04-20
  • http://www.fallingrain.com/world/CY/4/Xeri.html
  • https://web.archive.org/web/20041016055705/http://www.tseri.org/english/istoria.shtm


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