Varvasaina

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Skourochori
Σκουροχώρι
Location
Skourochori is located in Greece
Skourochori
Skourochori
Coordinates 37°41′N 21°21′E / 37.683°N 21.350°E / 37.683; 21.350Coordinates: 37°41′N 21°21′E / 37.683°N 21.350°E / 37.683; 21.350
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: West Greece
Regional unit: Elis
Municipality: Pyrgos
Municipal unit: Pyrgos
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Village
 - Population: 1,250
Community
 - Population: 1,356
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Postal code: 271 00
Telephone: 26210

Varvasaina (Greek: Βαρβάσαινα) is a village and a community in the eastern part of the municipality of Pyrgos, Elis, Greece. The community consists of the villages Varvasaina and Kato Varvasaina. It is situated in a valley between low hills, 3 km southeast of Koliri, 3 km northwest of Salmoni, 5 km north of Epitalio and 5 km east of Pyrgos town centre. The Greek National Road 74 (Pyrgos - Olympia - Tripoli) passes south of the village. The railway from Pyrgos to Kalamata and Olympia passes through Kato Varvasaina.

Historical population[edit]

Year Varvasaina Kato Varvasaina
1981 1,134 -
1991 1,181 -
2001 1,250 106

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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.