Filothei

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Filothei
Φιλοθέη
Spring 2009 in G Ventiri street.
Spring 2009 in G Ventiri street.
Location
Filothei is located in Greece
Filothei
Filothei
Coordinates 38°1′N 23°47′E / 38.017°N 23.783°E / 38.017; 23.783Coordinates: 38°1′N 23°47′E / 38.017°N 23.783°E / 38.017; 23.783
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: North Athens
Municipality: Filothei-Psychiko
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 7,302
 - Area: 2.301 km2 (1 sq mi)
 - Density: 3,173 /km2 (8,219 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 160 m (525 ft)
Postal code: 152 xx
Telephone: 210
Auto: Z
Website
philothei.ichscommunication.gr

Filothei (Greek: Φιλοθέη) is a green, affluent northeastern suburb of Athens, Greece, consisting mainly of hillside villas, relatively close to the Olympic Stadium. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Filothei-Psychiko, of which it is a municipal unit.[2]

Overview[edit]

One of the traditionally rich northern suburbs of Athens, Filothei has been historically home to important people such as politicians and businessmen; it is also home to many of Athens' foreign residents, especially those employed in diplomatic capacities.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 6,749
1991 8,396
2001 7,310
2011 7,302

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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