Elaionas, Achaea

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Elaionas

Ελαιώνας
Elaionas, Achaea, Greece.jpg
Elaionas is located in Greece
Elaionas
Elaionas
Coordinates: 38°12′N 22°10′E / 38.200°N 22.167°E / 38.200; 22.167Coordinates: 38°12′N 22°10′E / 38.200°N 22.167°E / 38.200; 22.167
CountryGreece
Administrative regionWest Greece
Regional unitAchaea
MunicipalityAigialeia
Municipal unitDiakopto
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Rural
671
Community
 • Population712 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Elaeonas or Elaionas (Greek: Ελαιώνας meaning olive groove 'the place where olives grow', before 1949: Τρυπιά - Trypia[2]) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Diakopto, in the northern part of the Peloponnese peninsula, Greece. It is on the Gulf of Corinth, 3 km west of Diakopto and 9 km southeast of Aigio. The Olympia Odos (Greek National Road Α8) (Patras - Corinth - Athens) passes south of the village. The community consists of the villages Elaionas, Metochi and Terpsithea. In 2011 Elaionas had a population of 671 (712 for the community).

Population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 655 -
1991 784 856
2001 767 812
2011 671 712

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  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Name changes of settlements in Greece