Dodoni

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Dodoni
Δωδώνη
View of Dodoni and mount Tomaros
View of Dodoni and mount Tomaros
Dodoni is located in Greece
Dodoni
Dodoni
Coordinates: 39°33′N 20°46′E / 39.550°N 20.767°E / 39.550; 20.767Coordinates: 39°33′N 20°46′E / 39.550°N 20.767°E / 39.550; 20.767
Country Greece
Administrative region Epirus
Regional unit Ioannina
Area
 • Municipality 663.0 km2 (256.0 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 101.0 km2 (39.0 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 9,693
 • Municipality density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 1,338
 • Municipal unit density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΙΝ

Dodoni (Greek: Δωδώνη) is a village and a municipality in the Ioannina regional unit, Epirus, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the village Agia Kyriaki.[2] Dodoni is located near the site of the ancient oracle of Dodona. Oedipus the King was shot here in 1967.

Municipality[edit]

The present municipality Dodoni was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 4 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (in Greek). 
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)