Magoula, Attica

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Magoula
Μαγούλα
Location
Magoula is located in Greece
Magoula
Magoula
Coordinates 38°5′N 23°31′E / 38.083°N 23.517°E / 38.083; 23.517Coordinates: 38°5′N 23°31′E / 38.083°N 23.517°E / 38.083; 23.517
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: West Attica
Municipality: Elefsina
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 4,992
 - Area: 18.134 km2 (7 sq mi)
 - Density: 275 /km2 (713 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 35 m (115 ft)
Postal code: 190 18
Telephone: 210
Auto: Z

Magoula (Greek: Μαγούλα) is a town and former community (pop. 4,992 in 2011) of West Attica, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Eleusis, of which it is a municipal unit.[2]

Magoula is located 2 km east of Mandra, 5 km north of Eleusis and 21 km northwest of central Athens. The municipal unit of Magoúla also includes the village of Néos Póntos (pop. 257). Magoula is served by a station on the Athens Airport–Kiato railway. Motorway 6 runs southeast of the town.

Historical population[edit]

Year Town population Municipal unit population
1981 1,915 -
1991 2,663 -
2001 3,728 4,005
2011 4,735 4,992

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Detailed census results 2011 (Greek)
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)

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