Sageika

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Sageika
Σαγέικα
Location
Sageika is located in Greece
Sageika
Sageika
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
Municipal unit: Movri
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Village
 - Population: 1,012
Community
 - Population: 1,776
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation: 29 m ­(95 ft)
Postal code: 250 05
Telephone: 26930
Auto: AX

Sageika (Greek: Σαγέικα, also: Σαγαίικα - Sagaiika) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Movri, western Achaea, Greece. The population of the village is about 1000. It is located in the plains between the Movri hills and the Gulf of Patras. It is 3 km west of Kareika, 6 km east of Metochi, 9 km southwest of Kato Achaia and 28 km southwest of Patras. The Greek National Road 9 (Patras - Pyrgos) runs through the village.

Sageika was the seat of the municipality of Movri, named for the Movri hills south of the village. The municipality was created under the Capodistrian Constitution in 1998.

The community Sageika consists of the following villages (population in 2001):

  • Sageika, pop. 1012
  • Apostoloi, pop. 105
  • Bouteika, pop. 170
  • Vrachneika, pop. 142
  • Gerouseika, pop. 319
  • Stathmos, pop. 28

Population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 1,319 -
1991 1,188 -
2001 1,012 1,776

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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. 

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