Metamorfosi

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Metamorfosi
Μεταμόρφωση
Location
Metamorfosi is located in Greece
Metamorfosi
Metamorfosi
Coordinates 38°3′N 23°45′E / 38.050°N 23.750°E / 38.050; 23.750Coordinates: 38°3′N 23°45′E / 38.050°N 23.750°E / 38.050; 23.750
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: North Athens
Mayor: Miltiadis Karpetas  (PASOK)
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipality
 - Population: 29,891
 - Area: 5.502 km2 (2 sq mi)
 - Density: 5,433 /km2 (14,071 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 170 m (558 ft)
Postal code: 144 5x
Telephone: 210
Auto: Z
Website
www.metamorfossi.gr

Metamorfosi (Greek: Μεταμόρφωση, which means "transfiguration", before 1957: Κουκουβάουνες - Koukouvaounes[2]) is a suburb in the northern part of the Athens agglomeration, Greece, and a municipality of the Attica region.

Geography[edit]

Metamorfosi is situated east of the small river Kifisos, 9 km north of Athens city centre. The built-up area of Metamorfosi is continuous with those of the neighbouring suburbs Lykovrysi, Irakleio and Nea Filadelfeia. Motorway 1 and Motorway 6 intersect in Metamorfosi. The town is served by a Proastiakos suburban railway station.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 17,840
1991 21,052
2001 26,448
2011 29,891

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