Malakasa

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Malakasa
Μαλακάσα
Location
Malakasa is located in Greece
Malakasa
Malakasa
Coordinates 38°14′N 23°48′E / 38.233°N 23.800°E / 38.233; 23.800Coordinates: 38°14′N 23°48′E / 38.233°N 23.800°E / 38.233; 23.800
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: East Attica
Municipality: Oropos
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 1,049
 - Area: 30.195 km2 (12 sq mi)
 - Density: 35 /km2 (90 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 220 m (722 ft)
Postal code: 190 11
Telephone: 22950
Auto: ZB-ZY

Malakasa (Greek: Μαλακάσα) is a village and former community of East Attica in Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Oropos, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The community Malakasa consists of the villages Malakasa (pop. 514 in 2011), Milesi (425) and Sfendali (110).

Malakasa is situated on the northern edge of the Parnitha mountain range and 9 km south of the South Euboean Gulf coast. It is 29 km north of Athens. Motorway 1 (Athens - Thessaloniki) passes south of the town. The Greek National Road 79 links Malakasa with Nea Palatia on the coast. Sfendali has a station on the railway from Athens to Thessaloniki.

Historical population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 884 -
1991 654 1,168
2001 622 1,405
2011 514 1,049

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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