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Patras
Πάτρα
View o Patras frae the fortress
View o Patras frae the fortress
Offeecial seal o Patras
Seal
Patras is locatit in Greece
Patras
Patras
Location within the region
2011 Dimos Patreon.png
Coordinates: 38°15′N 21°44′E / 38.250°N 21.733°E / 38.250; 21.733Coordinates: 38°15′N 21°44′E / 38.250°N 21.733°E / 38.250; 21.733
Kintra Greece
Geografic region Peloponnese
Admeenistrative region Wastren Greece
Regional unit Achaea
Destricts 11
Govrenment
 • Mayor Kostas Peletidis (KKE)
Aurie
 • Metro 738.9 km2 (285.3 sq mi)
 • Municipality 333.1 km2 (128.6 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 124.71 km2 (48.15 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Lawest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Metro 260,308
 • Metro density 350/km2 (910/sq mi)
 • Municipality 213,984
 • Municipality density 640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit 171,484
 • Municipal unit density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 26x xx
Aurie code(s) 261
Vehicle registration ΑΧ,AZ
Wabsteid www.e-patras.gr

Patras (Greek: Πάτρα, Greek pronunciation: [ˈpatra], Clessical Greek an Katharevousa: Πάτραι (pl.), Greek pronunciation: [pátrai̯], Laitin: Patrae (pl.)) is Greece's third lairgest urban aurie an the regional caipital o Wastren Greece, in northren Peloponnese, 215 km (134 mi) wast o Athens.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Patras is a pilot ceety o the Cooncil o Europe an the European Commission Intercultural ceeties programme.[2]

Twin touns — sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Patras is twinned wi:[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 
  2. Council of Europe (2011). "Intercultural city: Patras, Greece". coe.int. Retrieved 22 Mey 2011. 
  3. [1][deid airtin]
  4. Градови партнери [City of Banja Luka - Partner cities]. Administrative Office of the City of Banja Luka (in Serbian). Archived frae the oreeginal on 2011-09-17. Retrieved 2013-08-09.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 "Patras Municipality - Fraternize Cities". Patras Municipality. Retrieved 4 Juin 2011. 
  6. "Limassol Twinned Cities". Limassol (Lemesos) Municipality. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2013-04-01. Retrieved 2013-07-29. 
  7. [2][deid airtin]