Zygovisti

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Zygovisti
Ζυγοβίστι
Location
Zygovisti is located in Greece
Zygovisti
Zygovisti
Coordinates 37°34′N 21°57′E / 37.567°N 21.950°E / 37.567; 21.950Coordinates: 37°34′N 21°57′E / 37.567°N 21.950°E / 37.567; 21.950
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Peloponnese
Regional unit: Arcadia
Municipality: Gortynia
Municipal unit: Dimitsana
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Community
 - Population: 142
 - Area: 14.98 km2 (6 sq mi)
 - Density: 9 /km2 (25 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 1,160 m (3,806 ft)
Auto: TP

Zygovisti (Greek: Ζυγοβίστι, also Ζιγοβίστι Zigovisti) is a village in the municipal unit Dimitsana, western Arcadia, Greece. It is located in the mountains east of the river Lousios, 3 km southeast of Dimitsana and 4 km north of Stemnitsa. At 1160 m elevation, it is one of the highest villages in Greece. There is a large marble book in the village square, commemorating the Greek War of Independence.[2]

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 154
1991 131
2001 142

See also[edit]

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. ^ Zygovisti monument (in Greek)