Sikyona

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Sikyona
Σικυώνα
2011 Dimos Sikyonion.png
Official seal of Sikyona
Seal
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
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Corinthia
Area
 • Municipality 612.6 km2 (236.5 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 22,794
 • Municipality density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 19,025
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 202 00
Area code(s) 27420
Vehicle registration 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" (in Greek). 
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

External links[edit]

Media related to Sikyona at Wikimedia Commons