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MARATHOKAMBOS (MRS), Small town, SAMOS

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MARATHOKAMBOS Small town SAMOS

Overview

  Marathokampos is one of the biggest villages of Samos and the county seat of Marathokampos Municipality.
  The village is spread amphitheatrically at the slope of Mount Fterias (a mount that belongs to the Kerkis complex) and has a panoramic view towards south to the wide Aegean Sea and the holy island of Patmos.
  Marathokampos is an authentic traditional village with paved streets, stone springs, beautiful churches, big squares and stone built houses, based on the local architecture, which is unchanged through the last centuries. In Marathokampos is still saved the house of Kapetan Stamatis Georgiadis, a Samian hero, and the Elementary School, a building made by carved stones.
  The name Marathokampos origins from the Pre Hellenic word Maratho, which means "coastal sandy area".
  The habitants deal with agriculture, fishing, tourism, while many of them are sailors who travel all over the world. Marathokampos is also famous for the supreme olive oil, which is produced here and the high quality soap made from virgin olive oil.

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Population Census

Year Population
1991 1501
1981 2080

Geographical Data

Type of location: Traditional settlement, Monastery, Town hall, Municipal district
Postal Code: 83102
Tel +30 22730
Altitude: 196 meters
Longitude: 26o 41' 21.17" E
Latitude: 37o 43' 37.48" N

Distances:
36 Kilometers East (E) PYTHAGORIO, Small town, SAMOS , GREECE
14 Kilometers North (N) KARLOVASSI, Small town, SAMOS , GREECE
45 Kilometers Northeast (NE) the capital of the island SAMOS, Town, NORTH AEGEAN , GREECE

Geographical Boundaries

MARATHOKAMBOS (Small town, Town hall) belongs to MARATHOKAMBOS (Municipality)
MARATHOKAMBOS (Municipality) belongs to SAMOS (Island)
SAMOS (Island) belongs to SAMOS (Prefecture)
SAMOS (Prefecture) belongs to NORTH AEGEAN (Region)
NORTH AEGEAN (Region) belongs to GREECE (Country)

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