South Kynouria

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South Kynouria
Νότια Κυνουρία
Location
South Kynouria is located in Greece
South Kynouria
South Kynouria
Coordinates 37°10′N 22°51′E / 37.167°N 22.850°E / 37.167; 22.850Coordinates: 37°10′N 22°51′E / 37.167°N 22.850°E / 37.167; 22.850
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Arcadia
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 8,294
 - Area: 586.3 km2 (226 sq mi)
 - Density: 14 /km2 (37 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

South Kynouria (Greek: Νότια Κυνουρία - Notia Kynouria) is a municipality in the Arcadia regional unit, Peloponnese, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Leonidio.[2] It covers the central part of the ancient region of Cynuria (the southeast coastal area of the Peloponnese) and the southern part of the former Kynouria Province.

Municipality[edit]

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

References[edit]

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