Evrotas (municipality)

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Evrotas
Ευρώτας
Location
Evrotas is located in Greece
Evrotas
Evrotas
Coordinates 36°51′N 22°40′E / 36.850°N 22.667°E / 36.850; 22.667Coordinates: 36°51′N 22°40′E / 36.850°N 22.667°E / 36.850; 22.667
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Laconia
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 17,891
 - Area: 865.3 km2 (334 sq mi)
 - Density: 21 /km2 (54 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Evrotas (Greek: Ευρώτας) is a municipality in the Laconia regional unit, Peloponnese, Greece. It is named after the river Eurotas. The seat of the municipality is the town Skala.[2]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Evrotas was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 5 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

References[edit]

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