Cultural Relations and Greek Community
According to data from the Consular Office of the Greek Embassy in Caracas, the Greek community does not exceed 3.000 persons, mainly occupied in trade and similar business activities. There are organized Greek communities in Caracas and Valencia, where Greek Orthodox churches and Greek-language schools operate. Smaller Greek communities can be found in Maracaibo, Puerto Ordaz and Barquisimeto.
Venezuela is under the remit of the Greek Orthodox Metropolitanate of Mexico and Central America, seated in Mexico City.