Central Arava Regional Council

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Central Arava Regional Council

  • מועצה אזורית הערבה התיכונה
Hebrew transcription(s)
 • Translit.Mo'atza Azorit HaArava HaTikhona
Central Arava Regional Council is located in Israel
Central Arava Regional Council
Central Arava Regional Council
Coordinates: 30°48′00″N 35°15′00″E / 30.800°N 35.250°E / 30.800; 35.250Coordinates: 30°48′00″N 35°15′00″E / 30.800°N 35.250°E / 30.800; 35.250
DistrictSouthern
Founded1977
Government
 • TypeRegional council (from 1976)
 • Head of MunicipalityEyal Blum
Area
 • Total1,400,000 dunams (1,400 km2 or 500 sq mi)
Population
 (2009)
 • Total2,700
 • Density1.9/km2 (5.0/sq mi)

The Central Arava Regional Council (Hebrew: מועצה אזורית הערבה התיכונה‎) is a Regional Council in the South District of Israel.

It encompasses 7 or 8 settlements near the eastern border of Israel, south of the Dead Sea. All settlements are located near Route 90, which is the longest north–south road in Israel.

Settlements in the council[edit]

The Central Arava Regional Council comprises five moshavim and two community settlements:

Moshavim[edit]

Community settlements[edit]

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