Movri (municipality)

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Movri
Μόβρη
Location
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
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Greece
Regional unit: Achaea
Municipality: West Achaea
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 5,106
 - Area: 86.48 km2 (33 sq mi)
 - Density: 59 /km2 (153 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 10 m (33 ft)
Postal code: 250 05
Telephone: 26930
Auto: 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 793 KB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

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