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Attavyros (municipality)

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Country  Greece
Local time  Wednesday 8:25 AM
Administrative region  South Aegean
Time zone  EET (UTC+2)
Municipality  Rhodes
Regional unit  Rhodes
Attavyros (municipality)
Weather  12°C, Wind NW at 10 km/h, 88% Humidity
Points of interest  Castle of Monolithos, Fourni Beach, Alyki Beach

Attavyros (Greek: Αττάβυρος) is a former municipality on the island of Rhodes, in the Dodecanese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Rhodes, of which it is a municipal unit.

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Map of Attavyros 851 08, Greece

Geography

The population is 2,433 (2011 census); the land area is 234.350 km². It is the westernmost municipal unit on the island, occupying the central portion of its western coast. The seat of the municipality was in Emponas (pop. 1,061). Its largest other towns are Ágios Isídoros (355) and Kritinia (454). In land area it is the second-largest municipal unit on Rhodes and the second-least densely populated, after South Rhodes (Notia Rodos).

The municipal unit is composed by five communities:

References

Attavyros (municipality) Wikipedia


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