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Places in Greece

Find information on almost all places in Greece. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Greece or information on cities and places in Greece, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Greece at a glance

Greece is a sovereign country on the continent of Europe. Greece covers a total area of 131,940.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 11,000,000 people.

The capital of Greece is Athens (Athens) with a population of 664,046 people.

Facts and figures about Greece
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
GreeceGR131,940.0 km211,000,000 people83.4

Population density in Greece
Population density
83.4 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Greece
Greece: Very low population density

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Map of Greece

Map of Greece

Hotels in Greece

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Information on Greece

Information on Greece
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
GreeceHellenic RepublicGRSovereign country14 Athens AthensEurope

Time in Greece

Time in Greece
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 - 1:59pmIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 26 Mar 2017 - 12:59pmUTC +3.0Europe/Athens

Currency in Greece

Currency in Greece
CurrencyAbbreviation
EuroEUR

Languages in Greece

Languages in Greece
Languages
English, French, Modern Greek (1453-)

Neighbouring countries of Greece

Neighbouring countries of Greece
Neighbouring countries
Albania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Turkey

Telecommunication in Greece

Telecommunication in Greece
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+30.gr

Latitude & Longitude of Greece

Latitude & Longitude of Greece
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map39°00'00.0"N (39.0000000°)22°00'00.0"E (22.0000000°)

Regions in Greece

Regions in Greece
Regions
There are 14 primary administrative regions in Greece. Have a closer look at the regions in Greece.

Largest places in Greece

There are 8 places in Greece with a population of more than 100,000 people.
Largest places in Greece
PlaceNoPopulation
Athens Athens1.664,046
Thessaloniki Thessaloníki2.354,290
Patra Pátra3.168,034
Piraeus Piraeus4.163,688
Larisa Lárisa5.144,651
Peristeri Peristéri6.139,981
Irakleion Irákleion7.137,154
Kallithea Kallithéa8.100,641

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External sources of information on Greece

Greece on Wikipedia

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Search places in Greece by first letter

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Follow the hierarchy in Greece

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent Europe, over a region in Greece to a certain place or city in Greece, as all places and cities in Greece are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.