Map of Sifnos Greece
Sifnos is one of the islands of the Cyclades between Serifos , Kimolos and
Antiparos . Located SW of Syros .
Sifnos is a mountainous island with the highest peaks Prophet Elijah ( 695 m ) and San Simeon ( 500 m ) . The farmland is fertile and the climate is mild.The subsoil of the island is rich in iron , copper , manganese , lead, magnesium. The island produces cereals , pulses , oil , grapes and vegetables. Developed by the livestock and poultry industry. In antiquity it was famous for its gold mines , silver and iron .
Area : 77 sq.km.
Population : 1,960 inhabitants .
Density : 25 inhabitants . per sq.km.