Ganei Yohanan

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Ganei Yohanan

גַּנֵּי יוֹחָנָן
Ganei Yohanan is located in Central Israel
Ganei Yohanan
Ganei Yohanan
Coordinates: 31°51′30.59″N 34°50′18.6″E / 31.8584972°N 34.838500°E / 31.8584972; 34.838500Coordinates: 31°51′30.59″N 34°50′18.6″E / 31.8584972°N 34.838500°E / 31.8584972; 34.838500
DistrictCentral
CouncilGezer
AffiliationMoshavim Movement
Founded1950
Founded byRomanian immigrants
Population
 (2018)[1]
629

Ganei Yohanan (Hebrew: גַּנֵּי יוֹחָנָן) is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Shephelah near Rehovot, it falls under the jurisdiction of Gezer Regional Council. In 2018 it had a population of 629.[1]

History[edit]

The moshav was founded in 1950 by immigrants from Romania, and was named after Yohanan Kreminitsky. The founders were later joined by immigrants from Tripoli in Libya.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population in the Localities 2018" (XLS). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. 25 August 2019. Retrieved 26 August 2019.