Asini (Greek: Ασίνη) is a village and a former municipality in Argolis, Peloponnese, Greece, named after the ancient city of Asine. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Nafplio, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 136.873 km2.[3] Population 5,340 (2011). The seat of the municipality was in Drepano [el].

Asini

Ασίνη
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Asini is located in Greece
Asini
Asini
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 37°32′N 22°53′E / 37.533°N 22.883°E / 37.533; 22.883Coordinates: 37°32′N 22°53′E / 37.533°N 22.883°E / 37.533; 22.883
CountryGreece
Administrative regionPeloponnese
Regional unitArgolis
MunicipalityNafplio
 • Municipal unit136.9 km2 (52.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
5,340
 • Municipal unit density39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Community
 • Population1,295 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Area code(s)27520
Vehicle registrationAP

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  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  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.