Glyfada

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Glyfada
Γλυφάδα
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Location
Glyfada is located in Greece
Glyfada
Coordinates 37°52′N 23°45′E / 37.867°N 23.750°E / 37.867; 23.750Coordinates: 37°52′N 23°45′E / 37.867°N 23.750°E / 37.867; 23.750
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (min-max): 0 - 200 m (0 - 656 ft)
Government
Country: Greece
Periphery: Attica
Mayor: Giorgos Papanikolaou (New Democracy)
Population statistics (as of 2011[1])
Municipality
 - Population: 87,305
 - Area: 25.366 km² (10 sq mi)
 - Density: 3,442 /km² (8,914 /sq mi)
Codes
Postal: 166 xx, 165 xx
Telephone: 210
Auto: I
Website
Δήμος Γλυφάδας
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Glyfada is a district in southern Athens and a famous coastal resort. The area developed as a tourist destination through the 1970s and 1980s and has a large number of hotels, shops, restaurants and clubs. It is situated close to the old international airport.

References[change | change source]

  1. "(875 KB) 2001 Census" (PDF). National Statistical Service of Greece (ΕΣΥΕ) (in Greek). www.statistics.gr. Retrieved 2007-10-30.