Arakynthos

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Arakynthos
Αράκυνθος
Location
Arakynthos is located in Greece
Arakynthos
Arakynthos
Coordinates 38°29′N 21°27′E / 38.483°N 21.450°E / 38.483; 21.450Coordinates: 38°29′N 21°27′E / 38.483°N 21.450°E / 38.483; 21.450
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Greece
Regional unit: Aetolia-Acarnania
Municipality: Agrinio
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 6,397
 - Area: 99.7 km2 (38 sq mi)
 - Density: 64 /km2 (166 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Postal code: 300 11
Telephone: 26350

Arakynthos (Greek: Αράκυνθος) is a former municipality in Aetolia-Acarnania, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Agrinio, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It consists of the villages of Ano Kerasovo, Kato Kerasovo, Zevgaraki, Papadates (the seat of the former municipality), Mataranga and Grammatikou.

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)