Alethriko

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Alethriko
Alethriko is located in Cyprus
Alethriko
Alethriko
Location in Cyprus
Coordinates: 34°51′34″N 33°29′39″E / 34.85944°N 33.49417°E / 34.85944; 33.49417Coordinates: 34°51′34″N 33°29′39″E / 34.85944°N 33.49417°E / 34.85944; 33.49417
Country Cyprus
District Larnaca District
Government
 • Type Community
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,101
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.alethriko.com.cy

Alethriko (Greek: Αλεθρικό; Turkish: Aletriko) is a village in the Larnaca District of Cyprus, west of Larnaca. The first known census was carried out under Ottoman Rule in 1831; it listed only males: there were 46 Greeks and 18 Turks. In the census of 1891 the population of Alethriko was recorded as 37 Turks and 233 Greeks of both sexes. In 2011 its population was 1,101.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "C1. POPULATION ENUMERATED BY SEX, AGE, DISTRICT, MUNICIPALITY/COMMUNITY AND QUARTER (1.10.2011)", Population - Place of Residence, 2011, Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus, 2014-04-17, retrieved 2014-04-20