Kalamos, Attica

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Kalamos is located in Greece
Location within the regional unit
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Coordinates: 38°17′N 23°52′E / 38.283°N 23.867°E / 38.283; 23.867Coordinates: 38°17′N 23°52′E / 38.283°N 23.867°E / 38.283; 23.867
Country Greece
Administrative region Attica
Regional unit East Attica
Municipality Oropos
 • Municipal unit 44.878 km2 (17.327 sq mi)
Highest elevation 156 m (512 ft)
Lowest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 3,728
 • Municipal unit density 83/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code 190 17
Area code(s) 22950
Vehicle registration Z

Kalamos (Greek: Κάλαμος) is a town and a former community in East Attica, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Oropos, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] The municipal unit has an area of 44.878 km2.[3]


Kalamos is located 2 km from the South Euboean Gulf coast. The seaside village Agioi Apostoloi, 4 km to the east, is also part of the community of Kalamos. Kalamos is 4 km east of Markopoulo Oropou, 8 km north of Kapandriti and 36 km northeast of Athens.


  • Agioi Apostoloi (pop. 1,904 in 2011)
  • Kalamos (pop. 1,824)

Historical population[edit]

Year Village population Community population
1981 - 2,806
1991 1,527 3,187
2001 1,967 5,468
2011 1,824 3,728


  1. ^ a b "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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