Ships at Perama
|Mayor:||Pantelis Zoumboulis (independent)|
|Population statistics (as of 2011)|
|- Area:||14.73 km2 (6 sq mi)|
|- Density:||1,724 /km2 (4,464 /sq mi)|
|Time zone:||EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)|
|Elevation (center):||5 m (16 ft)|
|Postal code:||188 63|
Perama (Greek: Πέραμα) is a port city and a suburb of Piraeus, Greece. It lies on the southwest edge of the Aegaleo mountains, on the Saronic Gulf coast. It is 8 km northwest of central Piraeus, and 15 km west of Athens city centre. It forms the western terminus of the Port of Piraeus (Athens' port) and there is also a passenger port that provides ferry services to Salamis Island.
The name Perama comes from the Greek word "perasma" which means "passage". Perama has a secondary soccer team named Peramaikos F.C.
- "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. (Greek)
- Official website (Greek)