Sikyona

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Sikyona
Σικυώνα
Seal of Sikyona
Location
Sikyona is located in Greece
Sikyona
Sikyona
Coordinates 38°1′N 22°45′E / 38.017°N 22.750°E / 38.017; 22.750Coordinates: 38°1′N 22°45′E / 38.017°N 22.750°E / 38.017; 22.750
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Corinthia
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 22,794
 - Area: 612.6 km2 (237 sq mi)
 - Density: 37 /km2 (96 /sq mi)
Municipal unit
 - Population: 19,025
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 5 m (16 ft)
Postal code: 202 00
Telephone: 27420
Auto: ΚΡ

Sikyona (Greek: Σικυώνα) is a municipality in Corinthia, Greece. The seat of the municipality is in Kiato.[2] Sikyona takes its name from the ancient city Sicyon, which was located in the same territory.

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Sikyona was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 3 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

Historical population[edit]

Year Municipal unit Municipality
1991 18,316 -
2001 19,455 -
2011 19,025 22,794

References[edit]

  1. ^ Detailed census results 2011 (Greek)
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

External links[edit]

Media related to Sikyona at Wikimedia Commons