Saronida

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Saronida
Σαρωνίδα
View on Saronida.jpg
Location
Saronida is located in Greece
Saronida
Saronida
Coordinates 37°44′N 23°54′E / 37.733°N 23.900°E / 37.733; 23.900Coordinates: 37°44′N 23°54′E / 37.733°N 23.900°E / 37.733; 23.900
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Attica
Regional unit: East Attica
Municipality: Saronikos
Population statistics (as of 2011)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 2,932
 - Area: 6.670 km2 (3 sq mi)
 - Density: 440 /km2 (1,139 /sq mi)
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 10 m (33 ft)
Postal code: 190 13
Telephone: 22910
Auto: Z

Saronida (Greek: Σαρωνίδα) is a seaside resort village and former community in East Attica, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Saronikos, of which it is a municipal unit.[2]

Geography[edit]

Saronida is located on the Saronic Gulf coast, in the southeastern part of the Attica peninsula. It lies on the western foot of the Olympos hill. It is 2 km northwest of Anavyssos, 10 km south of Kalyvia Thorikou and 31 km southeast of Athens city centre. Greek National Road 91 (Athens - Sounio) passes through the town.

Saronida is connected to Athens by bus services.

View of Saronida

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 733
1991 1,572
2001 2,102
2011 2,932

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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