Asini

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Asini
Ασίνη
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Asini is located in Greece
Asini
Asini
Coordinates: 37°32′N 22°53′E / 37.533°N 22.883°E / 37.533; 22.883Coordinates: 37°32′N 22°53′E / 37.533°N 22.883°E / 37.533; 22.883
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Argolis
Municipality Nafplio
 • Municipal unit 136.9 km2 (52.9 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 5,340
 • Municipal unit density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Community[1]
 • Population 1,295 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Area code(s) 27520
Vehicle registration AP

Asini (Greek: Ασίνη) is a village and a former municipality in Argolis, Peloponnese, Greece, named after the ancient city of Asine. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Nafplio, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 136.873 km2.[3] Population 5,340 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Drepano (el).

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