Tolofon

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Tolofon
Τολοφών
Location
Tolofon is located in Greece
Tolofon
Tolofon
Coordinates 38°22′N 22°12′E / 38.367°N 22.200°E / 38.367; 22.200Coordinates: 38°22′N 22°12′E / 38.367°N 22.200°E / 38.367; 22.200
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Greece
Regional unit: Phocis
Municipality: Dorida
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 3,073
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΑΜ
Website
www.fokida.gr/en/dim_tolofonas.html

Tolofon (Greek: Τολοφών, also Τολοφώνας) is a village and a former municipality in Phocis, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Dorida, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] In 2001 its population was 3,073. The seat of the municipality was in Erateini. The village was formerly known as Vitrinitsa. The ancient site of Tolophon is located in the northeastern part of the municipal unit. It is situated on the mountainous north coast of the Gulf of Corinth.

Subdivisions[edit]

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

  • Elaia (Elaia, Agios Ioannis island)
  • Erateini
  • Glyfada (Glyfada, Dafnochori)
  • Kallithea (Kallithea, Agia Eirini, Agios Nikolaos, Agios Nikolaos island, Agios Spyridonas, Klovinos, Prasoudi island, Flampourakia)
  • Makrini
  • Milea
  • Panormos (Panormos, Ormos Lemonias)
  • Tolofon (Tolofon, Paralia Tolofonos)
  • Trizonia (Trizonia island, Chania, Spilia)

Population[edit]

Year Village population Community population Municipality population
1981 - 637 -
1991 346 - 2,839
2001 300 619 3,073

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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. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)