Petrochori, Achaea

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Petrochori is located in Greece
Coordinates: 38°5′N 21°32′E / 38.083°N 21.533°E / 38.083; 21.533Coordinates: 38°5′N 21°32′E / 38.083°N 21.533°E / 38.083; 21.533
Country Greece
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality West Achaea
Municipal unit Dymi
 • Population 721 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Petrochori (Greek: Πετροχώρι meaning rock village) is a village in Achaea, Greece. It is part of the municipality of West Achaea. It is located 6 km south of Kato Achaia, and 25 km southeast of Patras. The population of Petrochori in 2001 was 177 for the village and 721 for the community, which consists of the villages Petrochori, Karya, Lampraiika, Logothetis, Veskoukaiika, Vythoulkas and Zampeteika. The nearest villages are Ano Achaia to the northeast and Elaiochori to the east.


Year Village population Community population
1981 - 849
1991 207 -
2001 443 1,072
2011 177 721

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