Place:Hadera, ̲Hefa, Israel

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NameHadera
Alt namesHaderahsource: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (2000-2003)
̲Haderasource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCity
Coordinates32.433°N 34.917°E
Located in̲Hefa, Israel
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names


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Hadera is a city located in the Haifa District of Israel approximately 45 kilometers (28 miles) from the major cities of Tel Aviv and Haifa. The city is located along 7 km (5 mi) of the Israeli Mediterranean Coastal Plain. The city has a population of about 91,634, which includes a high proportion of immigrants arriving since 1990, notably from Ethiopia and the former Soviet Union.

Hadera was established in 1891 as a farming colony by members of the Zionist group, Hovevei Zion, from Lithuania and Latvia. By 1948, it was a regional center with a population of 11,800. In 1952, Hadera was declared a city, with jurisdiction over an area of 53,000 dunams.[1]

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