Kallithea, Rhodes

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Kallithea
Καλλιθέα
Kallithea is located in Greece
Kallithea
Kallithea
Coordinates: 36°20′N 28°10′E / 36.333°N 28.167°E / 36.333; 28.167Coordinates: 36°20′N 28°10′E / 36.333°N 28.167°E / 36.333; 28.167
Country Greece
Administrative region South Aegean
Regional unit Rhodes
Municipality Rhodes
 • Municipal unit 109.8 km2 (42.4 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 10,251
 • Municipal unit density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Kallithea (Greek: Καλλιθέα) is a former municipality on the island of Rhodes, in the Dodecanese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Rhodes, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It lies on the northeastern portion of the island, just south of the City of Rhodes. The population is 10,251 (2001 census) and the land area is 109.750 km². The seat of the municipality was in Kalythies. The beach resort Faliraki is also situated in the municipal unit.

See also[edit]

  • Media related to Kallithea at Wikimedia Commons

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)