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Olenia municipal unit
Olenia municipal unit
Olenia is located in Greece
Coordinates: 38°6′N 21°35′E / 38.100°N 21.583°E / 38.100; 21.583Coordinates: 38°6′N 21°35′E / 38.100°N 21.583°E / 38.100; 21.583
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality West Achaea
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 6,822
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΑΧ

Olenia (Greek: Ωλενία) 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 6,822 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Lousika. The municipality is named after the ancient Achaean town Olenus.


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


  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)