Erisos

Summary

Erisos (Greek: Έρισος) is a former municipality on the island of Kefalonia, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2019 local government reform it is part of the municipality Sami, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It is located in the northernmost part of the island, and has a land area of 78.114 km².[3] Its population was 1,472 at the 2011 census. The seat of the municipality was in Vasilikades but more known are the two small harbours Fiskardo and Asos. Other towns are Antipáta, Mesovoúnia, and Komitáta.

Erisos
Έρισος
Erisos is located in Greece
Erisos
Erisos
Location within the regional unit
De Erisou.svg
Coordinates: 38°24′N 20°35′E / 38.400°N 20.583°E / 38.400; 20.583Coordinates: 38°24′N 20°35′E / 38.400°N 20.583°E / 38.400; 20.583
CountryGreece
Administrative regionIonian Islands
Regional unitKefalonia
MunicipalitySami
 • Municipal unit78.1 km2 (30.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
1,472
 • Municipal unit density19/km2 (49/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΚΕ

External linksEdit

  • Official website (in English and Greek)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ "Τροποποίηση του άρθρου 1 του ν. 3852/2010" [Amendment of Article 1 of l. 3852/2010] (in Greek). Government Gazette. p. 1164.
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21.