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An island of the Cyclades, Greece.
Andros (Greek: Άνδρος, pronounced [ˈanðros]) is the northernmost island of the Greek Cyclades archipelago, about 10 km (6 mi) southeast of Euboea, and about 3 km (2 mi) north of Tinos. It is nearly 40 km (25 mi) long, and its greatest breadth is 16 km (10 mi). It is for the most part mountainous, with many fruitful and well-watered valleys. The municipality, which includes the island Andros and several small, uninhabited islands, has an area of 380 km2 (146.719 sq mi). The largest towns are Andros (town), Gavrio, Batsi, and Ormos Korthiou. Palaeopolis, the ancient capital, was built into a steep hillside, and the breakwater of its harbor can still be seen underwater. At the village of Apoikia, there is the notable spring of Sariza, where the water flows from a sculpted stone lion's head. Andros also offers great hiking options with many new paths being added each year.
Andros, or Andro is the northernmost island of the Greek Cyclades archipelago, approximately 10 km south east of Euboea, and about 3 km north of Tinos. It is nearly 40 km long, and its greatest breadth is 16 km. Its surface is for the most part mountainous, with many fruitful and well-watered valleys. The area is 380 km². The largest towns are Andros, Gávrio, Bátsi, and Órmos Korthíou. The island is famous for its Sariza spring at Apoikia where the water comes out of a lionhead. Palaeopolis, the ancient capital, was built into a steep hillside, and its harbor's breakwater can still be seen underwater.
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the most northern of the Cyclades, fertile soil and productive of wine and silk.
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According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Andros is ranked #31482 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Andros surname appeared 735 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Andros.
91.4% or 672 total occurrences were White.
4.9% or 36 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.5% or 11 total occurrences were Black.
1.5% or 11 total occurrences were of two or more races.
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The numerical value of Andros in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Andros in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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