What you should know about Karpathos island (Κάρπαθος 857 00 Greece). Demographic numbers, statistics and general informations.

  • Country: Greece
  • Region: South Aegean
  • Prefecture: Dodecanese islands
  • Regional unit: Karpathos
  • Coordinates: 35.618682, 27.136267
  • Municipiality area: 324,7 km2
  • Name in Greek language: Κάρπαθος
  • Capital: Pigadia (or Karpathos town, Κάρπαθος in Greek)
  • Postal code: 857 00
  • Currency: Euro
  • Electricity / socket: 230V, EU Plug
  • Highest point: Kali Limni peak (near Lastos / Λαστος), with a height of 1215 meters
  • Population of Karpathos island: 6226 (via 2011 census)
  • Population of the Municipality, Karpathos & Kasos: 7640
  • Time zone: UTC+2 (EET)
  • Karpathos hospital: near Pigadia (Γενικό Νοσοκομείο Καρπάθου “Άγιος Ιωάννης ο Καρπάθιος” in Greek)
    web: karpathos-hospital.gov.gr (opens in new window)
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