Anavyssos

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Anavyssos

Ανάβυσσος
Anavyssos is located in Greece
Anavyssos
Anavyssos
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 37°44′N 23°57′E / 37.733°N 23.950°E / 37.733; 23.950Coordinates: 37°44′N 23°57′E / 37.733°N 23.950°E / 37.733; 23.950
CountryGreece
Administrative regionAttica
Regional unitEast Attica
MunicipalitySaronikos
 • Municipal unit14.478 km2 (5.590 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
6,202
 • Municipal unit density430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
190 13
Area code(s)22910
Vehicle registrationZ

Anavyssos (Greek: Ανάβυσσος) is a town and a former municipality 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] The municipal unit has an area of 14.478 km2.[3] At the 2011 census it had 6,202 inhabitants.[1]

It is situated near the Saronic Gulf coast, at the foot of the Olympos hill (487 m). It is 2 km north of Palaia Fokaia, 4 km east of Saronida, 10 km west of Lavrio and 34 km southeast of Athens city centre. The Greek National Road 91 (Athens - Sounion) passes south of the town, along the coast.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 2,383
1991 4,108
2001 7,189
2011 6,202

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21.

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