Kollines (Greek: Κολλίνες) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Skiritida, Arcadia, Greece. It is situated in the green mountains near the border with Laconia.[2] The community consists of the main village Kollines (population 263 in 2011) and the small villages Achouri (pop. 2) and Voutouchos (pop. 2). It is located 1 km east of Agia Varvara, 9 km south of Vlachokerasia and 25 km south of Tripoli.

Kollines

Κολλίνες
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Kollines is located in Greece
Kollines
Kollines
Coordinates: 37°17.2′N 22°21.6′E / 37.2867°N 22.3600°E / 37.2867; 22.3600Coordinates: 37°17.2′N 22°21.6′E / 37.2867°N 22.3600°E / 37.2867; 22.3600
CountryGreece
Administrative regionPeloponnese
Regional unitArcadia
MunicipalityTripoli
Municipal unitSkiritida
Elevation
780 m (2,560 ft)
Community
 • Population267 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
220 11

MuseumEdit

The cultural association Friends of Skyritida opened a folklore museum in Kollines in 1997. Located in the primary school, the museum displays tools, clothes, photographs, and other print material to show how the older generations lived in the area.[3]

Historical populationEdit

Year Population community
1941 17,455
1951 6,895
1961 4,322
1971 1,321
1981 721
1991 622
2001 488
2011 267

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Arcadia - Kollines (in Greek)
  3. ^ Arcadia - Folklore museum Kollines (in Greek)

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