Olenia

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Olenia
Ωλενία
Olenia is located in Greece
Olenia
Olenia
Coordinates: 38°6′N 21°35′E / 38.100°N 21.583°E / 38.100; 21.583Coordinates: 38°6′N 21°35′E / 38.100°N 21.583°E / 38.100; 21.583
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality West Achaea
 • Municipal unit 189.5 km2 (73.2 sq mi)
Elevation 163 m (535 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 5,434
 • Municipal unit density 29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΑΧ

Olenia (Greek: Ωλενία) is a former municipality in Achaea, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality West Achaea, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 189.534 km2.[3] Population 5,434 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Lousika. The municipality is named after the ancient Achaean town Olenus.

Subdivisions[edit]

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

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.