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Anavyssos is located in Greece
Coordinates 37°44′N 23°57′E / 37.733°N 23.950°E / 37.733; 23.950Coordinates: 37°44′N 23°57′E / 37.733°N 23.950°E / 37.733; 23.950
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: East Attica
Municipality: Saronikos
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 6,202
 - Area: 14.478 km2 (6 sq mi)
 - Density: 428 /km2 (1,109 /sq mi)
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 15 m (49 ft)
Postal code: 190 13
Telephone: 22910
Auto: Z

Anavyssos (Greek: Ανάβυσσος) is a town and a former municipality in East Attica, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Saronikos, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] At the 2011 census it had 6,202 inhabitants.[1]

It is situated near the Saronic Gulf coast, at the foot of the Olympos hill (487 m). It is 2 km north of Palaia Fokaia, 4 km east of Saronida, 10 km west of Lavrio and 34 km southeast of Athens city centre. The Greek National Road 91 (Athens - Sounion) passes south of the town, along the coast.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 2,383
1991 4,108
2001 7,189
2011 6,202

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece.  (Greek)
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

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