Location of Magnesia Prefecture in Greece
|• Total||2,367 km2 (914 sq mi)|
|Area rank||[[List of the prefectures of Greece by area|]]|
|• Rank||[[List of the prefectures of Greece by population|]]|
|• Density||82/km2 (210/sq mi)|
Magnesia Prefecture (Greek: Νομός Μαγνησίας) was one of the prefectures of Greece. Its capital was Volos. It was established in 1899 from the Larissa Prefecture. The prefecture was disbanded on 1 January 2011 by the Kallikratis programme, and split into the regional units of Magnesia and the Sporades.
The toponym is ancient to the region.
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