Plati, Messenia

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Plati

Πλάτη
Plati is located in Greece
Plati
Plati
Coordinates: 37°10.2′N 21°39.8′E / 37.1700°N 21.6633°E / 37.1700; 21.6633Coordinates: 37°10.2′N 21°39.8′E / 37.1700°N 21.6633°E / 37.1700; 21.6633
CountryGreece
Administrative regionPeloponnese
Regional unitMessenia
MunicipalityTrifylia
Municipal unitFiliatra
Community
 • Population71 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Plati (Greek: Πλάτη, before 1956: Καναλουπού - Kanaloupou[2]) is a village in the municipal unit of Filiatra, Messenia, Greece. It is situated at the western foot of the Kyparissia Mountains, at 300 m elevation. It is 2 km southwest of Perdikoneri, 7 km east of Filiatra and 9 km south of Kyparissia. Its population, according to the 2011 census, is 71 people. The village is mainly surrounded by farmlands.

Population[edit]

Year Population
1690 127
1981 170
1991 226
2001 174
2011 71

History[edit]

According to the Venetian census of 1690, it had a population of 127 people. Springs supplying water to Filiatra emanate from Plati, where three watermills were located.

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References[edit]

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

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