Anavyssos

Statistics
Prefecture: Attica
Metropolitan Area: Athens
Location: 37 ° 56' 47'' N 23 ° 44' 14'' E
Population: (2001)
7.189
Elevation:
 -lowest:
 -centre:
 -highest:

Saronic Gulf
15 m(centre)
around 200 m
Postal code: 190 13
Area/distance code: 11-30-22910 (030-22910)
-36 through 41
Statistical code: 0303
Car designation: Y (prev.)
Z pres.
3-letter abbreviation: ANB
Address of administration: Vas. Konstantinou and
Kritis St.Anavyssos 190 13

Anavyssos, also Anavissos, Anavysos, Anavisos (Greek: Ανάβυσσος, until the 1990s, Anavissos) is a suburban Athens town in southern Attica, and NW of Sunion. It is linked by GR-91 and runs through Anavyssos, and no railroad. The neighboring communities is Kalyvia in the northeast. It sits next to a mountain south of the centre. The population is around 4,000 and 5,000. Mountains surround the town and a small plain is in the middle. The town offers a beach, a square, a amusement park which is sometimes used and a school. The mountains' forest are rare. Housing developments began slowly between the 1970s? and the 1990s. The elevation is about 1 m in the centre. The settlement dates back to ancient times. Pine forests are in the west.

Historical population

Year Communal population
1981 2383
1991 4108
2001 7189

Subdivision

Paralia Anavyssos, Anavyssos' nearest beach.


T
he “Kroisos” Kouros (Κούρος Κροίσος), c. 530-520 BC, 1.94 m (marble) from Anavyssos, National Museum Athens Inv. 3851) Greece. Inscription: Stand and mourn at the monument for dead Kroisos, whom violent Ares destroyed, fighting in the front rank.

Flying in the Anavyssos - Sounio region

Links

http://www.worldcitypages.net/cities/anavyssos_gr/

North: Saronida (community), Kalyvia Thoriko
West: Saronic Gulf
Anavyssos (commune) East: Keratea
South: Palaia Fokaia

Communities of Attica

Municipalities of Athens

Agia Varvara | Agia Paraskevi | Agioi Anargyroi | Agios Dimitrios | Athens | Aigaleo | Alimos | Amarousi | Argyroupoli | Chaidari | Chalandri | Cholargos | Dafni | Ellinikon | Filothei | Galatsi | Glyfada | Heraklio | Ilio | Ilioupoli | Kaisariani | Kallithea | Kamatero | Kifissia | Lykovryssi | Melissia | Metamorfosi | Nea Chalkidona | Nea Erythraia | Nea Ionia | Nea Filadelfeia | Nea Smyrni | Neo Psychiko | Palaio Faliro | Papagou | Pefki | Peristeri | Petroupoli | Psychiko | Tavros | Vrilissia | Vyrona | Ymittos | Zografou

(Non-municipal) Communities of Athens prefectural department

Ekali | Nea Penteli | Penteli

Municipalities of East Attica

Acharnai | Agios Stefanos | Artemida | Avlona | Gerakas | Glyka Nera | Kalyvia Thorikou | Keratea | Kropia | Lavreotiki | Marathon | Markopoulo Mesogeias | Nea Makri | Paiania | Pallini | Rafina | Spata | Vari | Vouliagmeni | Voula

(Non-municipal)Communities of East Attica

Afidnes | Agios Konstantinos | Anavyssos | Anoixi | Anthousa | Dionysos | Drosia | Grammatiko | Kalamos | Kapandriti | Kouvaras | Kryoneri | Malakasa | Markopoulo Oropou | Nea Palatia | Oropos | Palaia Fokaia | Pikermi | Polydendri | Rodopoli | Saronida | Skala Oropou | Stamata | Sykamino | Thrakomakedones | Varnava

Municipalities of the Piraeus prefectural department

Aegina | Agios Ioannis Rentis | Ampelakia Salaminas | Hydra | Korydallos | Kythira | Drapetsona | Methana | Nikaia | Perama | Piraeus | Poros | Salamina | Spetses | Troizina

(Non-municipal) Communities of the Piraeus prefectural department

Angistri | Antikythira

Provinces of the Piraeus prefectural department

Aigina | Kythira

Municipalities of West Attica

Ano Liosia | Aspropyrgos | Eleusis | Erythres | Fyli | Mandra | Megara | Nea Peramos | Vilia | Zefyri

(Non-Municipal) Communities of West Attica

Magoula | Oinoi

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