Lasiona, Elis

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Lasiona is located in Greece
Coordinates: 37°49′N 21°41′E / 37.817°N 21.683°E / 37.817; 21.683Coordinates: 37°49′N 21°41′E / 37.817°N 21.683°E / 37.817; 21.683
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Elis
Municipality Archaia Olympia
 • Municipal unit 119.5 km2 (46.1 sq mi)
Elevation 580 m (1,900 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 1,312
 • Municipal unit density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΗΑ

Lasiona (Greek: Λασιώνα) is a former municipality in Elis, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Archaia Olympia, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 119.528 km2.[3] Its seat of administration was the village Antroni. Lasiona is situated in a mountainous area on the border with Achaea, 20 km north of Olympia, 27 km northeast of Pyrgos and 50 km south of Patras. The Greek National Road 33 (Patras - Tripoli) passes through the municipal unit.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1991 2,127
2001 1,915
2011 1,312

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in 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.