Corinth (municipality)

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Municipality of Corinth
Δήμος Κορινθίων
Seal of Municipality of Corinth
Location
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
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Corinthia
Mayor: Alexandros Pnevmatikos  (Panhellenic Socialist Movement)
(since: 2006)
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 58,192
 - Area: 611.02 km2 (236 sq mi)
 - Density: 95 /km2 (247 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
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.

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece.  (Greek)


This article incorporates information from the Greek Wikipedia.