Movri (municipality)

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Movri
Μόβρη
Movri municipal unit
Movri municipal unit
Movri is located in Greece
Movri
Movri
Coordinates: 38°6′N 21°28′E / 38.100°N 21.467°E / 38.100; 21.467Coordinates: 38°6′N 21°28′E / 38.100°N 21.467°E / 38.100; 21.467
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality West Achaea
 • Municipal unit 86.48 km2 (33.39 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 5,106
 • Municipal unit density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 250 05
Area code(s) 26930
Vehicle registration ΑΧ

Movri (Greek: Μόβρη) is a former municipality in Achaea, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality West Achaea, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] Population 5,106 (2001). It is named after the mountain range Movri. The seat of the municipality was in Sageika. Its area is 86.48 km².

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Movri is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

  • Fragka (Fragka, Spaneika, Tsakonika)
  • Kareika (Kareika, Gomosto, Karamesineika, Rachi)
  • Krinos
  • Limnochori (Limnochori, Kalamaki, Kato Limnochori, Paralia Kalamakiou)
  • Myrtos (Myrtos, Giouleika, Pournari)
  • Sageika (Sageika, Apostoli, Bouteika, Gerouseika, Vrachneika, Stathmos)

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

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