Avlonari

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Avlonari
Αυλωνάρι
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Location
Avlonari is located in Greece
Avlonari
Avlonari
Coordinates 38°30′N 24°8′E / 38.500°N 24.133°E / 38.500; 24.133Coordinates: 38°30′N 24°8′E / 38.500°N 24.133°E / 38.500; 24.133
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Greece
Regional unit: Euboea
Municipality: Kymi-Aliveri
Municipal unit: Avlon
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Village
 - Population: 761
Community
 - Population: 1,539
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Avlonari (Greek: Αυλωνάρι) is a village and a community in the eastern part of the island of Euboea, Greece. It was the seat of the municipality of Avlon. In 2001 its population was 761 for the village and 1,539 for the community, which includes the villages Chania, Dafni, Elaia and Lofiskos. Avlonari is situated on a hillside, 13 km northeast of Aliveri, 15 km south of Kymi, Greece and 47 km east of Chalcis.

Population[edit]

Year Town population Community population
1981 - 1,573
1991 776 -
2001 761 1,539

History[edit]

Avlonari

During the Venetian rule of Euboea (15th century), twelve towers northeast and north of Avlonari were built to protect the village from invaders, the towers are 50 m tall.

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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.