North Side of the village
|• Rural||0.19 km2 (0.07 sq mi)|
|Highest elevation||80 m (260 ft)|
|Lowest elevation||70 m (230 ft)|
|• Rural density||1,800/km2 (4,600/sq mi)|
|• Population||466 (2011)|
|• Area (km2)||1.87|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Avramiou is a village in Messenia, southern Greece. It was built before 1816; it had 32 families then. During the Turkish occupation, it was a village of Koroni province, and became a village of Messini province and capital of Leukothea Municipality ( now defunct) in 1835. In August 1840, Avramiou became a village of Aristomenis Municipality; it was almost destroyed by earthquakes in 1846. The primary school of Avramiou was founded in 1860. Ten years after, Avramiou became the capital of Aristomeni Municipality. Today, it is a community of the municipality Messini. The community contains the villages Drakoneri, Agios Avgoustinos and Avramiou. In 2011, the population for Avramiou village was 334, and 466 for the community.
|1816||32 families||Dimitrios Freretos record|
- "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
1. History of Avramiou (Messini) Alexandros Giannakopoulos, Athens 1984