Arnaia

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Arnaia
Αρναία
Street in Arnaia
Street in Arnaia
Arnaia is located in Greece
Arnaia
Arnaia
Coordinates: 40°29′N 23°36′E / 40.483°N 23.600°E / 40.483; 23.600Coordinates: 40°29′N 23°36′E / 40.483°N 23.600°E / 40.483; 23.600
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Macedonia
Regional unit Chalkidiki
Municipality Aristotelis
 • Municipal unit 470.933 km2 (181.828 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 6,183
 • Municipal unit density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Community
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 631 00
Area code(s) 23710
Vehicle registration ΧΚ

Arnaia (Greek: Αρναία, before 1928: Λιαρίγκοβη - Liarigkovi, or Lerigovo[2]) is a town and a former municipality in Chalkidiki, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Aristotelis, of which it is a municipal unit.[3] Population 6,183 (2001). The History and Folklore Museum of Arnaia is located in the town.

Subdivisions[edit]

Subdivisions of the municipal unit (population in 2001 between square brackets):

  • Arnaia [ 2,253 ]
  • Varvara [ 712 ]
  • Neochori [ 852 ]
  • Palaiochori [ 1,507 ]
  • Stanos [ 859 ]

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Name changes of settlements in Greece
  3. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)