Nikolaos Skoufas (municipality)

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Nikolaos Skoufas
Νικόλαος Σκουφάς
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Nikolaos Skoufas is located in Greece
Nikolaos Skoufas
Nikolaos Skoufas
Coordinates: 39°10′N 21°02′E / 39.167°N 21.033°E / 39.167; 21.033Coordinates: 39°10′N 21°02′E / 39.167°N 21.033°E / 39.167; 21.033
Country Greece
Administrative region Epirus
Regional unit Arta
 • Municipality 231.8 km2 (89.5 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 12,753
 • Municipality density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΑΤ

Nikolaos Skoufas (Greek: Νικόλαος Σκουφάς) is a municipality in the regional unit of Arta, Greece, named after Nikolaos Skoufas, a leader of the Greek independence movement. The seat of the municipality is in Peta.[2] The municipality has an area of 231.842 km2.[3]


The present municipality Nikolaos Skoufas was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 4 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]


  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. ^ a b 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.