Nikolaos Skoufas (municipality)

Nikolaos Skoufas (Greek: Νικόλαος Σκουφάς) is a municipality in the regional unit of Arta, Greece, named after Nikolaos Skoufas, a leader of the Greek independence movement. The seat of the municipality is in Peta.[2] The municipality has an area of 231.842 km2.[3]

Nikolaos Skoufas
Νικόλαος Σκουφάς
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Nikolaos Skoufas is located in Greece
Nikolaos Skoufas
Nikolaos Skoufas
Location within the region
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Coordinates: 39°10′N 21°02′E / 39.167°N 21.033°E / 39.167; 21.033Coordinates: 39°10′N 21°02′E / 39.167°N 21.033°E / 39.167; 21.033
CountryGreece
Administrative regionEpirus
Regional unitArta
Area
 • Municipality231.8 km2 (89.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipality
12,753
 • Municipality density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΑΤ

MunicipalityEdit

The present municipality Nikolaos Skoufas was formed at the 2011 local government reform by the merger of the following 4 former municipalities, that became municipal units:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ a b "ΦΕΚ A 87/2010, Kallikratis reform law text" (in Greek). Government Gazette.
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece.