Akraifnia

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Akraifnia
Ακραιφνία
Akraifnia is located in Greece
Akraifnia
Akraifnia
Coordinates: 38°27′N 23°13′E / 38.450°N 23.217°E / 38.450; 23.217Coordinates: 38°27′N 23°13′E / 38.450°N 23.217°E / 38.450; 23.217
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Greece
Regional unit Boeotia
Municipality Orchomenos
 • Municipal unit 185.816 km2 (71.744 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,752
 • Municipal unit density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΒΙ

Akraifnia (Greek: Ακραιφνία) is a former municipality in Boeotia, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Orchomenos, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 185.816 km2.[3] Population 2,752 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Akraifnio. It was named after the ancient city Acraephia.

References[edit]

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