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Street in Arnaia
Street in Arnaia
Arnaia is located in Greece
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 288.739 km2 (111.483 sq mi)
Elevation 600 m (2,000 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 6,063
 • Municipal unit density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
 • Population 2,300 (2011)
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] The municipal unit has an area of 288.739 km2.[4] Population 6,063 (2011). The History and Folklore Museum of Arnaia is located in the town.


Subdivisions of the municipal unit (population in 2011 between square brackets):


  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ Name changes of settlements in Greece
  3. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  4. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.