Acherontas

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Acherontas
Αχέροντας
Acherontas is located in Greece
Acherontas
Acherontas
Coordinates: 39°21′N 20°34′E / 39.350°N 20.567°E / 39.350; 20.567Coordinates: 39°21′N 20°34′E / 39.350°N 20.567°E / 39.350; 20.567
Country Greece
Administrative region Epirus
Regional unit Thesprotia
Municipality Souli
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,344
Community
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΗΝ

Acherontas (Greek: Αχέροντας) is a former municipality in Thesprotia, Epirus, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Souli, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It was named after the river Acheron. Population 2,344 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Gardiki Souli.

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)