Kallithea, Rhodes

Kallithea (Greek: Καλλιθέα) is a former municipality on the island of Rhodes, in the Dodecanese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Rhodes, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It lies on the northeastern portion of the island, just south of the City of Rhodes. The population is 9,364 (2011 census) and the land area is 109.75 km².[3] The seat of the municipality was in Kalythies. The beach resort Faliraki is also situated in the municipal unit.

Kallithea

Καλλιθέα
Kallithea is located in Greece
Kallithea
Kallithea
Location within Rhodes
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Coordinates: 36°20′N 28°10′E / 36.333°N 28.167°E / 36.333; 28.167Coordinates: 36°20′N 28°10′E / 36.333°N 28.167°E / 36.333; 28.167
CountryGreece
Administrative regionSouth Aegean
Regional unitRhodes
MunicipalityRhodes
 • Municipal unit109.8 km2 (42.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit
9,364
 • Municipal unit density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

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  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (in Greek)
  3. ^ "Population & housing census 2001 (incl. area and average elevation)" (PDF) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-21. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)