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Kalentzi is located in Greece
Coordinates: 37°59′N 21°42′E / 37.983°N 21.700°E / 37.983; 21.700Coordinates: 37°59′N 21°42′E / 37.983°N 21.700°E / 37.983; 21.700
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality Erymanthos
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 657
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΑΧ

Kalentzi (Greek: Καλέντζι) is a village and a community in Achaea, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Erymanthos, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The community consists of the villages Kalentzi, Agios Georgios, Diaselo (also known as Avrami) and Bantzaiika. The population of the village was 111 in 2001, and of the community 657. It is renowned in Greece as the ancestral home of the Papandreou political dynasty. Kalentzi is situated on the northern slope of Mount Erymanthos, about 35 km south of Patras.

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  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)