Olenia

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Olenia
Ωλενία
Olenia municipal unit
Olenia municipal unit
Olenia is located in Greece
Olenia
Olenia
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
Community
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.

Subdivisions[edit]

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

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)