Filothei

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Filothei

Φιλοθέη
Spring 2009 in G Ventiri street.
Spring 2009 in G Ventiri street.
Filothei is located in Greece
Filothei
Filothei
Location within Athens
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Coordinates: 38°1′N 23°47′E / 38.017°N 23.783°E / 38.017; 23.783Coordinates: 38°1′N 23°47′E / 38.017°N 23.783°E / 38.017; 23.783
CountryGreece
Administrative regionAttica
Regional unitNorth Athens
MunicipalityFilothei-Psychiko
 • Municipal unit2.301 km2 (0.888 sq mi)
Elevation
160 m (520 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
7,302
 • Municipal unit density3,200/km2 (8,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
152 xx
Area code(s)210
Vehicle registrationZ
Websitephilothei.ichscommunication.gr

Filothei (Greek: Φιλοθέη) is a green, affluent northeastern suburb of Athens, Greece, consisting mainly of hillside villas, relatively close to the Olympic Stadium. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Filothei-Psychiko, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 2.301 km2.[3]

Overview[edit]

One of the traditionally rich northern suburbs of Athens, Filothei has been historically home to important people such as politicians and businessmen; it is also home to many of Athens' foreign residents, especially those employed in diplomatic capacities.

Historical population[edit]

Year Population
1981 6,749
1991 8,396
2001 7,310
2011 7,302

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior ‹See Tfd›(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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