Kallithea, Achaea

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Kallithea is located in Greece
Coordinates: 38°9.8′N 21°43.8′E / 38.1633°N 21.7300°E / 38.1633; 21.7300Coordinates: 38°9.8′N 21°43.8′E / 38.1633°N 21.7300°E / 38.1633; 21.7300
Country Greece
Geographic region Peloponnese
Administrative region West Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Municipality Patras
Municipal unit Messatida
Districts 2
Elevation 220 m (720 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Rural 691
 • Population 837 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 265 00
Vehicle registration AX

Kallithea (Greek: Καλλιθέα, before 1981: Καλλιθεόκαμπος - Kallitheokampos[2]) is a community in the suburbs of Patras in Achaea, Greece. It is located 9 km south of downtown Patras, on the Greek National Road 33 to Tripoli. The community consists of the villages Kallithea and Ano Kallithea, and is part of the municipal unit Messatida within the municipality of Patras. The nearest villages are Ovrya to the north and Thea to the west. To the east lies the mountain Omplos.


Year Population
1981 462
1991 509
2001 601
2011 691

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