Archanes-Asterousia

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Archanes–Asterousia
Αρχάνες-Αστερούσια
2010 Dimos Archanon-Asterousion.svg
Archanes–Asterousia is located in Greece
Archanes–Asterousia
Archanes–Asterousia
Coordinates: 35°14′N 25°10′E / 35.233°N 25.167°E / 35.233; 25.167Coordinates: 35°14′N 25°10′E / 35.233°N 25.167°E / 35.233; 25.167
Country Greece
Administrative region Crete
Regional unit Heraklion
Area
 • Municipality 335.4 km2 (129.5 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 16,692
 • Municipality density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Community
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Archanes–Asterousia (Greek: Αρχάνες-Αστερούσια) is a municipality in Heraklion regional unit, Crete, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the village Peza.[2]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality Archanes–Asterousia was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 3 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ a b Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)