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Urban neighbourhood
Urban neighbourhood
Cholargos is located in Greece
Location athin Athens
Coordinates: 38°0′N 23°48′E / 38.000°N 23.800°E / 38.000; 23.800Coordinates: 38°0′N 23°48′E / 38.000°N 23.800°E / 38.000; 23.800
Admeenistrative regionAttica
Regional unitNorth Athens
 • Municipal unit3.950 km2 (1.525 sq mi)
210 m (690 ft)
 • Municipal unit
 • Municipal unit density8,100/km2 (21,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
155 61, 155 62
Aurie code(s)210
Vehicle registrationZ

Cholargos (Greek: Χολαργός) is a affluent suburb o Athens, Greece, located northeast o the ceety centre an aboot 6 kilometres awa frae Syntagma square. Since the 2011 local govrenment reform it is pairt o the municipality Papagou-Cholargos, o which it is the seat an a municipal unit.[2]

It is accessed bi Messogion Avenue in the wast an is nou attachit tae Attiki Odos at nummer 6 north o the toun haw. The name o the suburb dates back tae auncient Athens an the maist prominent "Χολαργεύς" (ceetizen o Cholargos) wis Pericles.

Historical population

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Year Population
1981 31,703
1991 33,691
2001 32,166

It wis first gien "commonty" status in 1933 an "municipality" status in 1963.

Govrenment an infrastructur

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The heidquairters o the Meenistry o Infrastructure, Transport an Netwirks are in Cholargos.[3]

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  1. a b 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 Archived 2011-05-15 at the Wayback Machine Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. "Contact." Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport and Networks. Retrieved on 16 January 2013. "Addr 2, Anastaseos Str and Tsigante, Postal Code 101 91, Holargos (next to metro station "Ethniki Amina")" - Address in Greek: "Διεύθυνση Αναστάσεως 2 και Τσιγάντε, Τ.Κ 101 91, Παπάγου (δίπλα στη στάση του μετρό "Εθνική Άμυνα")"

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