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Faraklata is located in Greece
Coordinates: 38°12′N 20°31′E / 38.200°N 20.517°E / 38.200; 20.517Coordinates: 38°12′N 20°31′E / 38.200°N 20.517°E / 38.200; 20.517
Country Greece
Administrative region Ionian Islands
Regional unit Cephalonia
Municipality Cephalonia
Municipal unit Argostoli
Population (2011)[1]
 • Rural 330
 • Population 1,058 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration KE

Faraklata (Greek: Φαρακλάτα) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Argostoli, Cephalonia, Greece. It is situated on a mountain slope above the eastern shore of the Gulf of Argostoli, at about 220 m elevation. Faraklata is 2 km south of Dilinata, 4 km northeast of Argostoli and 7 km northwest of Valsamata. The community consists of the villages Faraklata (population 330 in 2011), Razata (pop. 507), Drapano (pop. 135) and Prokopata (pop. 86). There is a small cave east of the village.[citation needed] Faraklata suffered great damage from the 1953 Ionian earthquake.

Historical population[edit]

Year Community population Village population
1981 - 472
1991 - 382
2001 812 411
2011 1,058 330

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  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.