Vasiliko, Ioannina

Vasiliko (Greek: Βασιλικό, before 1928: Τσαραπλανά - Tsaraplana[2]) is a village in the municipality of Pogoni, Ioannina regional unit, Epirus, Greece. It is situated at an altitude of 800 m. It is 3 km east of Kefalovryso, 13 km west of Konitsa, 16 km south of Leskovik (Albania) and 44 km northwest of Ioannina.

Vasiliko
Βασιλικό
Vasiliko is located in Greece
Vasiliko
Vasiliko
Coordinates: 40°1′N 20°36′E / 40.017°N 20.600°E / 40.017; 20.600Coordinates: 40°1′N 20°36′E / 40.017°N 20.600°E / 40.017; 20.600
CountryGreece
Administrative regionEpirus
Regional unitIoannina
MunicipalityPogoni
Municipal unitAno Pogoni
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Rural
228
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΙΝ

PopulationEdit

Year Population
1981 507
1991 416
2001 254
2011 228

PeopleEdit

Vasiliko is home to an Aromanian community. Vasiliko is the place of birth of the Patriarch of Constantinople Athenagoras I (1948–1972), who was born there on 25 March 1886 as Aristoklis Spyrou.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Name changes of settlements in Greece