Faris

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Faris
Φάρις
Faris is located in Greece
Faris
Faris
Coordinates: 36°57′N 22°26′E / 36.950°N 22.433°E / 36.950; 22.433Coordinates: 36°57′N 22°26′E / 36.950°N 22.433°E / 36.950; 22.433
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Laconia
Municipality Sparti
 • Municipal unit 183.7 km2 (70.9 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 3,846
 • Municipal unit density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration AK

Faris (Greek: Φάρις) is a former municipality in Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Sparti, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 183.667 km2.[3] Population 3,846 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Xirokampi.

References[edit]

  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. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21.