Aetos, Messenia

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For the town in northern Greece, see Aetos, Florina.
Aetos
Αετός
Location
Aetos is located in Greece
Aetos
Aetos
Coordinates 37°17′N 21°49′E / 37.283°N 21.817°E / 37.283; 21.817Coordinates: 37°17′N 21°49′E / 37.283°N 21.817°E / 37.283; 21.817
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Messenia
Municipality: Trifylia
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 3,264
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΚΜ

Aetos (Greek: Αετός meaning "eagle") is a village and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Trifylia, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] In 2001 its population was 595 for the village and 3,264 for the municipality. The seat of the municipality was in Kopanaki.

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Aetos is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 793 KB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

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