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Periphery: Crete
Prefecture : Heraklion

Asterousia (Greek: Αστερούσια) is a former municipality in the Heraklion peripheral unit, Crete, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Archanes-Asterousia, of which it is a municipal unit.[1] Population 6,303 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Pyrgos. Other villages include Charakas.

Division of the municipality


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