Netanya (Ebreu: נְתַנְיָה‎‎) is a ceety in the Northren Centre District o Israel an is the caipital o the surroondin Sharon plain. It is locatit 30 km north o Tel Aviv, an 56 km sooth o Haifa atween the 'Poleg' stream an Wingate Institute in the sooth an the 'Avichail' stream in the north. Its 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) o beaches hae made the ceety a vera popular tourist resort. The day the ceety hooses a notably lairge population o Inglis-speakin immigrants frae the Unitit Kinrick, USA, an Canadae. In 2015, it haed a population o 207,946, makkin it the 7t lairgest ceety in Israel. An additional 150,000 fowk live in the local an regional councils athin 10 kilometres frae Netanya which serves as a regional centre for them. The ceety mayor is Miriam Feirberg. The ceety is expectit tae reach a population o 350,000 bi 2020.

Netanya

  • נְתַנְיָה
Ebreu transcription(s)
 • ISO 259Ntanya
Sooth Netanya frae the Poleg neebourheid
Sooth Netanya frae the Poleg neebourheid
Offeecial logo o Netanya
Emblem of Netanya
Netanya is locatit in Israel
Netanya
Netanya
Location athin Israel
Coordinates: 32°20′0″N 34°51′0″E / 32.33333°N 34.85000°E / 32.33333; 34.85000Coordinates: 32°20′0″N 34°51′0″E / 32.33333°N 34.85000°E / 32.33333; 34.85000
DestrictCentral
FoonditFebruar 18, 1929
Govrenment
 • TeepCeety
 • MayorMiriam Feirberg Ikar
Area
 • Total28.455 km2 (10.987 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)[1]
 • Tot207,946
 • Density7,300/km2 (19,000/sq mi)
Name meaninWha God Gave

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns — Sister ceetiesEedit

Netanya is twinned wi:[2]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016.
  2. "Twin Cities". City of Netanya. Retrieved July 19, 2010.
  3. "List of Twin Towns in the Ruhr District" (PDF).
  4. "Nowy Sącz – Partner Cities". © 2008–2009 Urząd Miasta Nowego Sącza, Rynek 1, 33–300 Nowy Sącz. Retrieved August 3, 2009. External link in |publisher= (help)