Anthousa

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Anthousa
Ανθούσα
Πλατεία Ανθούσας Αττικής α.jpg
Location
Anthousa is located in Greece
Anthousa
Anthousa
Coordinates 38°2′N 23°52′E / 38.033°N 23.867°E / 38.033; 23.867Coordinates: 38°2′N 23°52′E / 38.033°N 23.867°E / 38.033; 23.867
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: East Attica
Municipality: Pallini
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 2,132
 - Area: 3.865 km2 (1 sq mi)
 - Density: 552 /km2 (1,429 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 338 m (1,109 ft)
Postal code: 153 xx
Telephone: 210
Auto: Z
Website
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Anthousa (Greek: Ανθούσα meaning "in blossom") is a suburban town in East Attica, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Pallini, of which it is a municipal unit.[2]

Geography[edit]

Anthousa is situated in the eastern part of the Athens conurbation, at about 300 m elevation. It lies in the southern foothills of the Penteliko Mountain. It is 3 km north of Pallini, 2 km south of Penteli and 14 km northeast of Athens city centre. Motorway 6 passes southwest of Anthousa.

Historical population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 577 -
1991 2,787 3,020
2001 - 3,024
2011 - 2,132

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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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