Aetos, Messenia

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For the town in northern Greece, see Aetos, Florina.
Aetos
Αετός
Aetos is located in Greece
Aetos
Aetos
Coordinates: 37°17′N 21°49′E / 37.283°N 21.817°E / 37.283; 21.817Coordinates: 37°17′N 21°49′E / 37.283°N 21.817°E / 37.283; 21.817
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Messenia
Municipality Trifylia
 • Municipal unit 94.85 km2 (36.62 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 1,915
 • Municipal unit density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Community[1]
 • Population 360 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΚΜ

Aetos (Greek: Αετός meaning "eagle") is a village and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Trifylia, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 94.850 km2.[3] In 2011 its population was 360 for the village and 1,915 for the municipal unit. The seat of the former municipality was in Kopanaki.

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Aetos is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

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. 

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