Paralia Distomou

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Paralia Distomou
Παραλία Διστόμου
Paralia Distomou is located in Greece
Paralia Distomou
Paralia Distomou
Coordinates: 38°23.3′N 22°39.2′E / 38.3883°N 22.6533°E / 38.3883; 22.6533Coordinates: 38°23.3′N 22°39.2′E / 38.3883°N 22.6533°E / 38.3883; 22.6533
Country Greece
Administrative region Central Greece
Regional unit Boeotia
Municipality Distomo-Arachova-Antikyra
Municipal unit Distomo
Elevation 35 m (115 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Rural 1,578
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Paralia Distomou (Greek: Παραλία Διστόμου), also known as Aspra Spitia (Greek: Άσπρα Σπίτια), is a town in the municipal unit Distomo-Arachova-Antikyra, in Boeotia, Greece. In 2011, its population was 1,578.[citation needed]

History[edit]

Paralia Distomou was founded in 1960, planned by Doxiadis Associates to house industrial workers for Aluminum of Greece's nearby aluminum plant. Its alternate name "Aspra Spitia" derives from a former name of nearby Antikyra. Paralia Distomou is situated on the north coast of the Corinthian Gulf, 2 km northeast of Antikyra, 10 km southwest of Distomo and 25 km west of Livadeia. The 2010 film Attenberg was shot in Paralia Distomou.

Population[edit]

Year Population
1991 2,156
2001 1,258
2011 1,578

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