Ilida (municipality)

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Ilida
Ήλιδα
Location
Ilida is located in Greece
Ilida
Ilida
Coordinates 37°48′N 21°21′E / 37.800°N 21.350°E / 37.800; 21.350Coordinates: 37°48′N 21°21′E / 37.800°N 21.350°E / 37.800; 21.350
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Greece
Regional unit: Elis
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 32,219
 - Area: 401.9 km2 (155 sq mi)
 - Density: 80 /km2 (208 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Ilida (Greek: Ήλιδα) is a municipality in the Elis regional unit, West Greece region, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Amaliada.[2] It was named after the ancient region and city Elis.

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Ilida was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 2 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)