Athens in detail

Stats

Area

City 39 sq km; municipality 2,929 sq km

Area Code

21

Currency

euro (€)

If Athens Were 100 People

  • 53 would be female
  • 47 would be male

Language Spoken

Greek

Percentage: Religion

  • 90 Greek Orthodox
  • 4 other Christians
  • 2 Muslim
  • 4 other or no religious affiliation

Population

City 664,000; wider municipality 3.1 million

Population per Sq Km

  • Athens: 17,040
  • Greece: 82

Time

Eastern European Time (GMT/UTC plus two hours)