Limnochori, Achaea

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Limnochori

Λιμνοχώρι
Limnochori is located in Greece
Limnochori
Limnochori
Coordinates: 38°8′N 21°29′E / 38.133°N 21.483°E / 38.133; 21.483Coordinates: 38°8′N 21°29′E / 38.133°N 21.483°E / 38.133; 21.483
CountryGreece
Administrative regionWest Greece
Regional unitAchaea
MunicipalityWest Achaea
Municipal unitMovri
Elevation
20 m (70 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Rural
278
Community
 • Population965 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
250 05
Area code(s)26930
Vehicle registrationAX

Limnochori (Greek: Λιμνοχώρι, before 1928: Στριγκλέικα - Strigkleika[2]) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Movri in Achaea, Greece. The community consists of the villages Limnochori, Kalamaki, Kato Limnochori and Paralia Kalamakiou. It is located in the plains near the Gulf of Patras. It is 4 km north of Sageika, 4 km southeast of Lakkopetra, 6 km west of Kato Achaia and 4 km east of Araxos Airport.

Population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 - 1,285
1991 337 -
2001 373 1,213
2011 278 965

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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