Nea Penteli

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Nea Penteli
Νέα Πεντέλη
Location
Nea Penteli is located in Greece
Nea Penteli
Nea Penteli
Coordinates 38°3′N 23°51′E / 38.050°N 23.850°E / 38.050; 23.850Coordinates: 38°3′N 23°51′E / 38.050°N 23.850°E / 38.050; 23.850
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: North Athens
Municipality: Penteli
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 7,198
 - Area: 3.230 km2 (1 sq mi)
 - Density: 2,228 /km2 (5,772 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 430 m (1,411 ft)
Postal code: 152 xx
Telephone: 210
Auto: Z

Nea Penteli (Greek: Νέα Πεντέλη) is a suburb in the northeastern part of the Athens agglomeration, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Penteli, of which it is a municipal unit.[2]

Geography[edit]

Nea Penteli is situated at the southwestern foot of the Penteli mountains, at 410 m elevation. It is 14 km northeast of Athens city centre. At the center of the town is a small hill named Profitis Ilias, after the small church constructed on top of it. Nea Penteli has one primary school and a high school.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 2,723
1991 4,332
2001 6,156
2011 7,198

See also[edit]

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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