Aroania

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For the eponymous mountain see Aroania (mountain).
Aroania
Αροάνια
Aroania municipal unit
Aroania municipal unit
Aroania is located in Greece
Aroania
Aroania
Coordinates: 37°53′N 22°1′E / 37.883°N 22.017°E / 37.883; 22.017Coordinates: 37°53′N 22°1′E / 37.883°N 22.017°E / 37.883; 22.017
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality Kalavryta
Districts 11
 • Municipal unit 173.18 km2 (66.87 sq mi)
Highest elevation 220 m (720 ft)
Lowest elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,551
 • Municipal unit density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
Community
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 250 16
Vehicle registration KK

Aroania (Greek: Αροάνια) is a village and a former municipality in Achaea, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Kalavryta, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The population is 2,551 (2001 census). The seat of administration was in the town Psofida. The municipality is named after the village and the mountain.

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Aroania is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

Notable people[edit]

Population[edit]

Year Population
1991 2,315
2001 2,551

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. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

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