Ammouliani

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Ammouliani
Αμμουλιανή
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Ammouliani is located in Greece
Ammouliani
Ammouliani
Coordinates: 40°20′N 23°55.2′E / 40.333°N 23.9200°E / 40.333; 23.9200Coordinates: 40°20′N 23°55.2′E / 40.333°N 23.9200°E / 40.333; 23.9200
CountryGreece
Administrative regionCentral Macedonia
Regional unitChalkidiki
MunicipalityAristotelis
Municipal unitStagira-Akanthos
Community[1]
 • Population547 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΧΚ

Ammouliani (Greek: Αμμουλιανή, Ammoulianí), also known as Amoliani, is an island located in the Chalkidiki regional unit, Greece, 120 km (75 mi) from Thessaloniki. Administratively it is part of the municipal unit of Stagira-Akanthos. As of 2011, the resident population of the island was 547.

History[edit]

Up to early 1900s, Ammouliani was a dependency of Vatopedi Monastery of Mount Athos. In 1925, the island was given in the refugees' families who had come from islands of Propontis (Marmaras Sea), after Asia Minor Disaster.[2] The population of the island was developed quickly and today the island has over 500 residents. Nowadays Ammouliani is a touristic place with frequent transportation with the opposite coast.

Historical population[edit]

Year Settlement
1991 606
2001 542
2011 547

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ "Ammouliani Island". dimosaristoteli.gr. Retrieved 6 October 2015.

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