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Arachovitika is located in Greece
Coordinates: 38°19′N 21°50′E / 38.317°N 21.833°E / 38.317; 21.833Coordinates: 38°19′N 21°50′E / 38.317°N 21.833°E / 38.317; 21.833
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality Patras
Municipal unit Rio
Districts 2
Highest elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Lowest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Rural 305
 • Population 902 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 265 00
Area code(s) 2610
Vehicle registration AX

Arachovitika (Greek: Αραχοβίτικα) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Rio in the northern part of Achaea, Greece. It is situated on the Gulf of Corinth, 1 km northwest of Drepano and 6 km northeast of Rio. The Greek National Road 8A (Patras - Corinth) passes south of the village, and the railway Patras - Corinth runs through the village. The community consists of the villages Arachovitika and Kato Arachovitika. There is a port next to Cape Drepano.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population village Population community
1981 - 519
1991 400 734
2001 492 743
2011 305 902

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