Kalentzi

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Kalentzi
Καλέντζι
Kalentzi is located in Greece
Kalentzi
Kalentzi
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
 • Municipal unit 23.91 km2 (9.23 sq mi)
Elevation 457 m (1,499 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 380
 • Municipal unit density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΑΧ

Kalentzi (Greek: Καλέντζι) is a village and a former 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 municipal unit has an area of 23.907 km2.[3] The municipal unit consists of the villages Kalentzi, Agios Georgios, Diaselo (also known as Avrami) and Bantzaiika. The population of the village was 71 in 2011, and of the municipal unit 380. 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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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.