Agios Ioannis Rentis

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Agios Ioannis Rentis
Άγιος Ιωάννης Ρέντης
Agios Ioannis Rentis is locatit in Greece
Agios Ioannis Rentis
Agios Ioannis Rentis
Location athin the regional unit
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Coordinates: 37°58′N 23°40′E / 37.967°N 23.667°E / 37.967; 23.667Coordinates: 37°58′N 23°40′E / 37.967°N 23.667°E / 37.967; 23.667
Kintra Greece
Admeenistrative region Attica
Regional unit Piraeus
Municipality Nikaia-Agios Ioannis Rentis
 • Municipal unit 4.524 km2 (1.747 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 15,060
 • Municipal unit density 3,300/km2 (8,600/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 182 xx
Aurie code(s) 210
Wabsteid www.cityofrentis.gr

Agios Ioannis Rentis (Greek: Άγιος Ιωάννης Ρέντης) is a suburb in the northren pairt o Piraeus, Greece. Syne the 2011 local govrenment reform it is pairt o the municipality Nikaia-Agios Ioannis Rentis, o which it is a municipal unit.[2]

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Agios Ioannis Rentis is locatit aboot 6 kilometres (4 miles) W o central Athens an NE o Piraeus. The main streets are Kifissou Avenue (now a superheich-gate: GR-1/E75), Petrou Ralli Avenue throu the north, an Thivon Avenue runnin throu the wast. The OSE railwey Athens-Piraeus runs in the sooth.

The aurie wis agricultural an landwart, wi forests dominatin its north, till the 1920s. In the '20s an '30s, urban development in the north an east (pairt o the Athens Industrial Aurie) replacit hintle o the fermlands. The day, hintle o the municipality is industrialisit, wi urban residences in the wast an a industrial aurie tae the north an east, awa frae the Cephissus. A forestit pairk aurie lees in the north.

Agios Ioannis Rentis haes schuils, lyceums, gymnasia, banks, a train station, a sports centre, cinemas, post offices an squares.

The Olympiakos F.C. trainin centre is in this aurie.

Historical population[eedit | eedit soorce]

Year Municipality population
1981 16,276
1991 14,218
2001 15,060

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns – Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Agios Ioannis Rentis is twinned wi:

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. "Twinnings" (PDF). Central Union of Municipalities & Communities of Greece. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 

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