Aspra Spitia, Elis

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Aspra Spitia
Άσπρα Σπίτια
Aspra Spitia is located in Greece
Aspra Spitia
Aspra Spitia
Coordinates 37°37′N 21°47′E / 37.617°N 21.783°E / 37.617; 21.783Coordinates: 37°37′N 21°47′E / 37.617°N 21.783°E / 37.617; 21.783
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Greece
Regional unit: Elis
Municipality: Archaia Olympia
Municipal unit: Archaia Olympia
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
 - Population: 316
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Aspra Spitia (Greek: Άσπρα Σπίτια) is a village in the municipality Olympia, eastern Elis, Greece. In 2001 its population was 316. It is situated between the rivers Alfeios and Erymanthos, 4 km northwest of their confluence. It is 2 km west of Tripotamia (Arcadia), 4 km southeast of Vasilaki, 14 km east of Olympia and 30 km east of Pyrgos. Near the village, archeologists have excavated remains of housing from the Neolithic period.[2] The village was affected by the 2007 Greek forest fires.


Year Village population
1981 385
1991 313
2001 316

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