Lotem

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Lotem
View of Lotem
View of Lotem
Lotem is located in Northeast Israel
Lotem
Lotem
Coordinates: 32°52′57.35″N 35°21′26.28″E / 32.8825972°N 35.3573000°E / 32.8825972; 35.3573000Coordinates: 32°52′57.35″N 35°21′26.28″E / 32.8825972°N 35.3573000°E / 32.8825972; 35.3573000
District Northern
Council Misgav
Affiliation Kibbutz Movement
Founded 1978
Population (2017)[1] 747

Lotem (Hebrew: לֹטֶם, לוטם‎, lit. Cistus) is a village in northern Israel divided into a part run as a kibbutz and a part run as a community settlement. Located in the Galilee, it falls under the jurisdiction of Misgav Regional Council. In 2017 it had a population of 747.[1]

History[edit]

The village was founded in 1978 as a kibbutz. In 1992 it became the first kibbutz to initiate a community expansion and today the village includes both the kibbutz and a community settlement.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved August 26, 2018.

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