Kato Kastritsi

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Kato Kastritsi
Κάτω Καστρίτσι
Kato Kastritsi is located in Greece
Kato Kastritsi
Kato Kastritsi
Coordinates: 38°17′N 21°48′E / 38.283°N 21.800°E / 38.283; 21.800Coordinates: 38°17′N 21°48′E / 38.283°N 21.800°E / 38.283; 21.800
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality Patras
Municipal unit Rio
Elevation 96 m (315 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Rural 758
 • Population 1,046 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 265 00
Area code(s) 2160
Vehicle registration AX

Kato Kastritsi (Greek: Κάτω Καστρίτσι) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Rio, Achaea, Greece. The community consists of the villages Kato Kastritsi and Magoula. It is situated at about 100 m elevation in the northwestern foothills of the Panachaiko, 2 km southeast of Rio town centre, and adjacent to the campus of the University of Patras. Ano Kastritsi is 4 km to the southeast.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population village Population community
1981 - 518
1991 380 677
2001 514 712
2011 758 1,046

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