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Paralia Distomou

Paralia Distomou
Παραλία Διστόμου
Location
Paralia Distomou
Paralia Distomou
Coordinates 38°23.3′N 22°39.2′E / 38.3883°N 22.6533°E / 38.3883; 22.6533Coordinates: 38°23.3′N 22°39.2′E / 38.3883°N 22.6533°E / 38.3883; 22.6533

Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Central Greece
Regional unit: Boeotia
Municipality: Distomo-Arachova-Antikyra
Municipal unit: Distomo
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Village
 - Population: 1,578
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Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 35 m (115 ft)

Paralia Distomou (Greek: Παραλία Διστόμου), also known as Aspra Spitia (Greek: Άσπρα Σπίτια), is a town in the municipal unit Distomo-Arachova-Antikyra, in Boeotia, Greece. In 2011 its population was 1,578. Paralia Distomou is a settlement founded in 1960 and planned by Doxiadis Associates, for the company Aluminio tis Ellados, to house industrial workers and personnel employed at its nearby aluminum plant. Paralia Distomou is situated on the north coast of the Corinthian Gulf, 2 km northeast of Antikyra, 5 km southwest of Distomo and 20 km west of Livadeia. The 2010 film Attenberg was shot in Paralia Distomou.

Population

Year Population
1991 2,156
2001 1,258
2011 1,578

Persons

  • Konstantinos Apostolos Doxiadis

External links

  • Constantinos A. Doxiadis: Aspra Spitia. A New "Greek" City
  • Municipality of Distomo-Arachova-Antikyra

References

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