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Kleitoria is located in Greece
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 37°54′N 22°8′E / 37.900°N 22.133°E / 37.900; 22.133Coordinates: 37°54′N 22°8′E / 37.900°N 22.133°E / 37.900; 22.133
Country Greece
Geographic region Peloponnese
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality Kalavryta
 • Municipal unit 253.2 km2 (97.8 sq mi)
Elevation 548 m (1,798 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,360
 • Municipal unit density 9.3/km2 (24/sq mi)
 • Population 713 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration AX

Kleitoria (Greek: Κλειτορία) is a village and a municipal unit in Achaea, Peloponnese, Greece.[2] It was also the new name of the former municipality Lefkasio, of which it was the seat, between 2008 and 2011.[3] Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Kalavryta, and became a municipal unit of this municipality.[4] The municipal unit has an area of 253.221 km2.[5] The ancient city of Kleitor is nearby.


The municipal unit Kleitoria is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

Historical population[edit]

Year Community Municipal unit
1981 1148 -
1991 912 -
2001 975 3,892
2011 713 2,360