North Kynouria

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North Kynouria
Βόρεια Κυνουρία
North Kynouria is located in Greece
North Kynouria
North Kynouria
Coordinates 37°24′N 22°43′E / 37.400°N 22.717°E / 37.400; 22.717Coordinates: 37°24′N 22°43′E / 37.400°N 22.717°E / 37.400; 22.717
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Arcadia
Districts: 26
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
 - Population: 10,341
 - Area: 576.981 km2 (223 sq mi)
 - Density: 18 /km2 (46 /sq mi)
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation: 0 m ­(0 ft)
Postal code: 22001

North Kynouria or Vóreia Kynouría (Greek: Βόρεια Κυνουρία) is a municipality in Arcadia, Greece. It is located in the eastern part of the regional unit, between the northwestern shores of the Argolic Gulf and northern Laconia. Its land area is 576.981 km². Its population is 10,341 (2011 census). The seat of the municipality is in Astros (pop. 2,408).[2] Its largest other towns or villages are Ágios Andréas (pop. 1,065), Paralio Astros (1,043), Doliana (846), Ágios Pétros (717), Meligoú (684), Korakovoúni (659), Prastós (336) and Kastrí (335).


The municipality is divided into 26 communities:

External links[edit]


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