Medeon


Medeon
Medeon
Μεδεών
Location
Medeon is located in Greece
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Medeon
Coordinates 38°47′N 21°7′E / 38.783°N 21.117°E / 38.783; 21.117Coordinates: 38°47′N 21°7′E / 38.783°N 21.117°E / 38.783; 21.117
Government
Country: Greece
Region: West Greece
Regional unit: Aetolia-Acarnania
Municipality: Aktio-Vonitsa
Population statistics (as of 2001)
Municipal unit
 - Population: 5,050
 - Area: 213.2 km2 (82 sq mi)
 - Density: 24 /km2 (61 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)

Medeon (Greek: Μεδεών) is a former municipality in Aetolia-Acarnania, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Aktio-Vonitsa, of which it is a municipal unit.[1] Population 5,050 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Katouna.

Subdivisions

The municipal unit Medeon is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

  • Katouna (Katouna, Agios Nikolaos, Loutraki)
  • Aetos
  • Achyra
  • Kompoti
  • Konopina
  • Tryfos

References

  1. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)



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