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
 • Municipal unit 67.3 km2 (26.0 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,146
 • Municipal unit density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
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] The municipal unit has an area of 67.343 km2.[3] It was named after the river Acheron. Population 2,146 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Gardiki Souli.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.