Fourna

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Fourna
Φουρνά
Location
Fourna is located in Greece
Fourna
Fourna
Coordinates 39°4′N 21°53′E / 39.067°N 21.883°E / 39.067; 21.883Coordinates: 39°4′N 21°53′E / 39.067°N 21.883°E / 39.067; 21.883
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Greece
Regional unit: Evrytania
Municipality: Karpenisi
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 1,542
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΚΗ

Fourna (Greek: Φουρνά) is a village and a former municipality in Evrytania in central Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Karpenisi, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The population of the municipal unit is 1,542 (2001 census). The municipal unit consists of the villages Fourna, Vracha (Greek: Βράχα), and Kleisto (Greek: Κλειστό).

Notable people[edit]

  • Dionysius (c. 1670-after 1744) painter and monk

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. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)