Atsicholos

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Atsicholos
Ατσίχολος
Location
Atsicholos is located in Greece
Atsicholos
Atsicholos
Coordinates 37°31.7′N 22°1.7′E / 37.5283°N 22.0283°E / 37.5283; 22.0283Coordinates: 37°31.7′N 22°1.7′E / 37.5283°N 22.0283°E / 37.5283; 22.0283
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Arcadia
Municipality: Megalopoli
Municipal unit: Gortyna
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Community
 - Population: 60
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Atsicholos (Greek: Ατσίχολος) is a mountain village in the municipal unit Gortyna, Arcadia, Greece. It is situated on a mountain slope above the right bank of the river Lousios, near its confluence with the Alfeios. It is 2 km east of Vlachorraptis, 4 km west of Elliniko and 5 km north of Karytaina.

The village has significant Byzantine-era remains, and sights include the local Church of St. Athanasios, a laurel forest and the nearby monastery of Panagia Kalamiou.[2]

Population[edit]

Year Population
1981 80
1991 61
2001 63

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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. ^ "Δήμος Γόρτυνος: Δημοτικά Διαμερίσματα" (in Greek). Municipality of Gortyna. 2003. Retrieved 6 March 2014.