Arnaia

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Arnaia
Αρναία
Street in Arnaia
Street in Arnaia
Location
Arnaia is located in Greece
Arnaia
Arnaia
Coordinates 40°29′N 23°36′E / 40.483°N 23.600°E / 40.483; 23.600Coordinates: 40°29′N 23°36′E / 40.483°N 23.600°E / 40.483; 23.600
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Macedonia
Regional unit: Chalkidiki
Municipality: Aristotelis
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 6,183
 - Area: 470.933 km2 (182 sq mi)
 - Density: 13 /km2 (34 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Postal code: 631 00
Telephone: 23710
Auto: ΧΚ

Arnaia (Greek: Αρναία, before 1928: Λιαρίγκοβη - Liarigkovi[2]) is a town and a former municipality in Chalkidiki, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Aristotelis, of which it is a municipal unit.[3] Population 6,183 (2001). The History and Folklore Museum of Arnaia is located in the town.

Subdivisions[edit]

Subdivisions of the municipal unit (population in 2001 between square brackets):

  • Arnaia [ 2,253 ]
  • Varvara [ 712 ]
  • Neochori [ 852 ]
  • Palaiochori [ 1,507 ]
  • Stanos [ 859 ]

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. ^ Name changes of settlements in Greece
  3. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)