Kentro, Elis

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Kentro is located in Greece
Coordinates: 37°53.8′N 21°26.8′E / 37.8967°N 21.4467°E / 37.8967; 21.4467Coordinates: 37°53.8′N 21°26.8′E / 37.8967°N 21.4467°E / 37.8967; 21.4467
Administrative regionWest Greece
Regional unitElis
Municipal unitAmaliada
90 m (300 ft)
 • Population462 (2011)
 • Area (km2)3.65
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
270 69
Area code(s)+30-2622-xxx-xxx
Vehicle registrationHAx-xxxx

Kentro (Greek: Κέντρο) is a village and a community of the Ilida municipality.[1] Before the 2011 local government reform it was a part of the municipality of Amaliada, of which it was a municipal district.[2]


It is situated on the west shore of the dam Pineios. The reservoir was created in the 1960s. Kentro is 2 km northwest of Agios Ilias, 3 km east of Agios Dimitrios, 3 km south of Borsi and 14 km northeast of Amaliada. The community of Kentro covers an area of 3.65 km2.[3]

Historical population[edit]

According to the 2011 census, the population of Itea was 462 people, a decrease of almost 4% compared to the previous census of 2001.[1][3]

Year Population
1981 337
1991 445
2001[3] 481
2011[1] 462

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. ^ a b c "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21.