Ein Iron

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Ein Iron
Ein Iron is located in Israel
Ein Iron
Ein Iron
Coordinates: 32°28′56.63″N 35°0′33.48″E / 32.4823972°N 35.0093000°E / 32.4823972; 35.0093000Coordinates: 32°28′56.63″N 35°0′33.48″E / 32.4823972°N 35.0093000°E / 32.4823972; 35.0093000
Council Menashe
Region Sharon plain
Affiliation Moshavim Movement
Founded 1934
Founded by Second Aliyah immigrants
Website en-eron.ort.org.il

Ein Iron (Hebrew: עֵין עִירוֹן, lit. Spring of Iron) is a moshav in northern Israel. Located in the eastern Sharon plain to the north-east of Hadera, it falls under the jurisdiction of Menashe Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 452.

The village was established in 1934 by immigrants of the Second Aliyah, mainly Polish Jews, later joined by German Jews.[1] Its name is derived from the fact that it overlooks Nahal Iron.


  1. ^ Jewish National Fund (1949). Jewish Villages in Israel. Jerusalem: Hamadpis Liphshitz Press. 

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