Tripotamo, Arcadia

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Tripotamo
Τριπόταμο
Location
Tripotamo is located in Greece
Tripotamo
Tripotamo
Coordinates 37°21.7′N 22°6′E / 37.3617°N 22.100°E / 37.3617; 22.100Coordinates: 37°21.7′N 22°6′E / 37.3617°N 22.100°E / 37.3617; 22.100
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Arcadia
Municipality: Megalopoli
Municipal unit: Megalopoli
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Community
 - Population: 85
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 400 m (1,312 ft)
Postal code: 222 00
Telephone: 27910

Tripotamo (Greek: Τριπόταμο meaning "three rivers", before 1927: Δεδέρμπεη - Dedermpei[2]) is a village in the municipality of Megalopoli in the southwestern part of Arcadia, Greece. It is situated on the right bank of the rerouted Alfeios river, near its confluence with two smaller tributaries. It is 3 km southeast of Choremis, 3 km northeast of Neochori Lykosouras, 4 km northwest of Veligosti and 5 km southwest of Megalopoli. There is a large open-pit lignite mine to the northeast.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1920 485
1961 225
1981 129
1991 181
2001 85

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