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Cholargos (Greek: Χολαργός) is a suburb of AthensGreece, located northeast of the city center and about 6 kilometers away from Syntagmasquare. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Papagou-Cholargos, of which it is the seat and a municipal unit.[1]

It is accessed by Messogion Avenue in the west and is now attached to Attiki Odos at number 6 north of the town hall. The name of the suburb dates back to ancient Athens and the most prominent “Χολαργεύς” (citizen of Cholargos) was Pericles.

Coordinates 38°0′N 23°48′ECoordinates38°0′N 23°48′E
Country: Greece
Region: Attica
Regional unit: North Athens
Municipality: Papagou-Cholargos
Districts: 1
Population statistics (as of 2001)
Municipal unit
 – Population: 32,166
 – Area: 3.950 km2 (2 sq mi)
 – Density: 8,143 /km2 (21,091 /sq mi)
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Elevation (center): 210 m (689 ft)
Postal code: 155 61, 155 62
Telephone: 210
Auto: Z
  • Cholargos municipal park

  • Agia Triada Church

  • Urban neighbourhood

  • Street in Cholargos