Gargalianoi

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Gargalianoi
Γαργαλιάνοι
Cathedral in Gargaliani
Cathedral in Gargaliani
Location
Gargalianoi is located in Greece
Gargalianoi
Gargalianoi
Coordinates 37°4′N 21°38′E / 37.067°N 21.633°E / 37.067; 21.633Coordinates: 37°4′N 21°38′E / 37.067°N 21.633°E / 37.067; 21.633
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Messenia
Municipality: Trifylia
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 7,940
 - Area: 122.7 km2 (47 sq mi)
 - Density: 65 /km2 (168 /sq mi)
Community
 - Population: 5,569
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 294 m (965 ft)
Postal code: 244 00
Telephone: 27630
Auto: ΚΜ
Website
gargaliani.gr

Gargalianoi (Greek: Γαργαλιάνοι) is a town and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Trifylia, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is situated 4 km from the Ionian Sea coast, 18 km north of Pylos, 21 km south of Kyparissia and 43 km west of Kalamata. The Greek National Road 9 (Patras - Pyrgos - Pylos) passes through the town.

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Gargalianoi is subdivided into the following communities:

Famous inhabitants[edit]

Historical population[edit]

Year Town population Municipality population
1981 5,430 -
1991 5,184 7,609
2001 5,970 9,083
2011 5,569 7,940

References[edit]

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

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