Harutzim

Harutzim (Hebrew: חָרוּצִים, lit. Diligents) is a community settlement in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain near Ra'anana, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hof HaSharon Regional Council. In 2018 it had a population of 866.[1]

Harutzim

חָרוּצִים
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Harutzim is located in Central Israel
Harutzim
Harutzim
Coordinates: 32°13′39.36″N 34°51′52.56″E / 32.2276000°N 34.8646000°E / 32.2276000; 34.8646000Coordinates: 32°13′39.36″N 34°51′52.56″E / 32.2276000°N 34.8646000°E / 32.2276000; 34.8646000
CountryIsrael
DistrictCentral
CouncilHof HaSharon
Founded1951
Population
 (2018)[1]
866

HistoryEdit

The village was established in 1951. Its name is taken from a biblical verse;[2] (Proverbs 10:4): "The hand of the diligents makes rich."

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Population in the Localities 2018" (XLS). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. 25 August 2019. Retrieved 26 August 2019.
  2. ^ Carta's Official Guide to Israel and Complete Gazetteer to all Sites in the Holy Land. (3rd edition 1993) Jerusalem, Carta, p.190 , ISBN 965-220-186-3 (English)

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