Grammatiko

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Grammatiko
Γραμματικό
Location
Grammatiko is located in Greece
Grammatiko
Grammatiko
Coordinates 38°12′N 23°58′E / 38.200°N 23.967°E / 38.200; 23.967Coordinates: 38°12′N 23°58′E / 38.200°N 23.967°E / 38.200; 23.967
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: East Attica
Municipality: Marathon
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 1,823
 - Area: 51.674 km2 (20 sq mi)
 - Density: 35 /km2 (91 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 211 m (692 ft)
Postal code: 190 07
Telephone: 22940
Auto: Z

Grammatiko (Greek: Γραμματικό) is a village in East Attica, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Marathon, of which it is a municipal unit.[2]

Geography[edit]

Grammatiko is situated in the hills of the northeastern part of the Attica peninsula, 6 km from the South Euboean Gulf coast, at about 210 m elevation. It is 4 km southeast of Varnavas, 5 km north of Marathon and 32 km northeast of Athens city centre. The municipal unit Grammatiko consists of the villages Grammatiko, Agia Marina and Sesi.

Some wreckage from Helios Airways Flight 522 is reported to have fallen near Grammatiko on August 14, 2005.

Historical population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 - 1,236
1991 1,177 1,498
2001 1,284 1,443
2011 1,432 1,823

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)