Goumero

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Goumero
Γούμερο
Location
Goumero is located in Greece
Goumero
Goumero
Coordinates 37°46′N 21°37′E / 37.767°N 21.617°E / 37.767; 21.617Coordinates: 37°46′N 21°37′E / 37.767°N 21.617°E / 37.767; 21.617
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Greece
Regional unit: Elis
Municipality: Pyrgos
Municipal unit: Oleni
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Community
 - Population: 642
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: HA
Website
http://www.goumero.gr

Goumero (Greek: Γούμερο) is a village in the municipal unit of Oleni, Elis, Greece. In 2011 its population was 642. It is situated on a hillside in the western foothills of the Foloi plateau, at 500 m elevation. It is 2 km southwest of Agia Anna, 5 km northwest of Neraida, 8 km northeast of Karatoula and 13 km north of Olympia.

Population[edit]

Year Population
1981 947
1991 1,032
2001 1,059
2011 642

History[edit]

Goumero is built in the area where the Ancient town Alesyon (Αλήσυον) or Alesaion (Αλησαίον), mentioned by Strabo, was located.[citation needed] The village was first mentioned as Vumero in the 14th century.

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References[edit]

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