Arakynthos

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Arakynthos
Αράκυνθος
Arakynthos is located in Greece
Arakynthos
Arakynthos
Coordinates: 38°29′N 21°27′E / 38.483°N 21.450°E / 38.483; 21.450Coordinates: 38°29′N 21°27′E / 38.483°N 21.450°E / 38.483; 21.450
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Aetolia-Acarnania
Municipality Agrinio
 • Municipal unit 99.72 km2 (38.50 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 4,977
 • Municipal unit density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 300 11
Area code(s) 26350

Arakynthos (Greek: Αράκυνθος) is a former municipality in Aetolia-Acarnania, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Agrinio, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 99.717 km2.[3] It consists of the villages of Ano Kerasovo, Kato Kerasovo, Zevgaraki, Papadates (seat of the former municipality), Mataranga and Grammatikou.

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.