Corinth (municipality)

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Municipality of Corinth
Δήμος Κορινθίων
2011 Dimos Korinthion.png
Official seal of Municipality of Corinth
Seal
Municipality of Corinth is located in Greece
Municipality of Corinth
Municipality of Corinth
Coordinates: 37°56′N 22°56′E / 37.933°N 22.933°E / 37.933; 22.933Coordinates: 37°56′N 22°56′E / 37.933°N 22.933°E / 37.933; 22.933
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Corinthia
City established 1858
Municipality established 2011 (enlarged)
Government
 • Mayor Alexandros Pnevmatikos (Panhellenic Socialist Movement; since 2006)
Area
 • Municipality 611.02 km2 (235.92 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 58,192
 • Municipality density 95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.korinthos.gr

The municipality of Corinth is a Greek municipality located in the Peleponnese region established on 1 January 2011 under the Kallikratis programme for local government reform. The municipality is made up of five previous municipalities: Assos-Lechaio, Corinth, Saronikos, Tenea and Solygeia. The area of the new municipality is 611.02 square kilometers and it has a population of 58,192, based on the 2011 census. The seat of the municipality is Corinth.

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This article incorporates information from the Greek Wikipedia.