Agios Dimitrios

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Agios Dimitrios
Άγιος Δημήτριος
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Agios Dimitrios is located in Greece
Agios Dimitrios
Agios Dimitrios
Coordinates 37°56′N 23°44′E / 37.933°N 23.733°E / 37.933; 23.733Coordinates: 37°56′N 23°44′E / 37.933°N 23.733°E / 37.933; 23.733
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: South Athens
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
 - Population: 71,294
 - Area: 4.949 km2 (2 sq mi)
 - Density: 14,406 /km2 (37,311 /sq mi)
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 60 m (197 ft)
Postal code: 173 xx
Telephone: 210
Auto: Z

Agios Dimitrios (Greek: Άγιος Δημήτριος meaning Saint Dimitrios, before 1928: Μπραχάμι - Brachami[2]) is a suburb in the southern part of the Athens agglomeration, Greece.

Agios Dimitrios is situated 5 km south of Athens city centre, and 4 km from the Saronic Gulf coast. Vouliagmenis Avenue connects it with central Athens and the southern suburbs. The suburb is connected with Line 2 of the Athens Metro through Alexandros Panagoulis station.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 51,421
1991 57,574
2001 65,173
2011 71,294



  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece.  (Greek)
  2. ^ Name changes of settlements in Greece